History & The World – Spring 2017 Events


The UC Blue Ash College History, Philosophy, & Political Science Department is proud to present this Spring 2017 event series for the UCBA community. Check out these upcoming events.

March 8 • 2:45 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. • Muntz 157

How Cultural Politics After the Civil War Remade Middle America

Talk and Discussion led by Dr. Christopher Phillips, Chair of the History Department at Uptown.


March 21 • 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. • Muntz 209

Rousseau’s “The Social Contract”: Authority and Resistance, Then and Now

UCBA Student Panel Led by Drs. Ornaith O’Dowd and Timothy Forest


March 25 •  Tours Between 10:30 – 12:30 p.m.

UCBA History Day at the Freedom Center

Reduced admission of $7. Meet at the Freedom Center.


March 29 • 2:30 – 5:30 p.m. • Muntz 157

Film Viewing: 42

Discussion led by Dr. Matthew Norman


April 5 • 2:30 – 5:30 p.m. • Muntz 157

Film Viewing: Look Who’s Back

IMDB Description: Adolf Hitler wakes up in the 21st century. He quickly gains media attention, but while Germany finds him hilarious and charming, Hitler makes some serious observations about society.

Discussion led by Dr. Timothy Forest.


April 11 • 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. • Muntz 209

Brexit, Trump, and their Impact on the 2017 French Elections

Discussion led by Dr. Timothy Forest.



Contact Dr. Timothy S. Forest
Assistant Professor of History

About UC Blue Ash College

UC Blue Ash College is a regional college within the University of Cincinnati. It offers one of the best values in higher education with access to a nationally recognized UC education in nearly 50 degrees and certificates, as well as tuition that is about half of most colleges and universities. The college is located on a scenic 135-acre wooded campus in the heart of Blue Ash, Ohio.