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S&T’s Ahmad receives Governor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching

Posted by on April 13, 2016

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Dr. Diana Ahmad, Curators’ Teaching Professor of history and political science at Missouri University of Science and Technology, has won the 2016 Governor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching.

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New book looks at the role of animals during westward expansion

Posted by on February 8, 2016

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The relationship between animal companions and humans changed during the period of westward expansion in America, says Missouri University of Science and Technology historian Dr. Diana Ahmad. Ahmad’s new book, “Success Depends on the Animals,” examines the changing role of animals between 1840 and 1869.

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Diana L. Ahmad named Curators’ Teaching Professor at Missouri S&T

Posted by on November 30, 2015

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Dr. Diana Ahmad, professor of history and political science at Missouri University of Science and Technology, has been named Curators’ Teaching Professor of history and political science. Ahmad will be officially recognized during Missouri S&T’s commencement ceremonies on Saturday, Dec. 19.

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Ahmad to discuss research and Missouri S&T in Japan

Posted by on March 24, 2015

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Dr. Diana Ahmad, professor of history and political science at Missouri University of Science and Technology, has been invited to speak about her research on American Western history at a Japanese high school and at Hachinohe Institute of Technology (HIT) during a trip to Japan this spring.

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History honor society inducts new members

Posted by on May 2, 2008

Missouri University of Science and Technology’s chapter of Phi Alpha Theta, the history honor society, inducted seven new members on Wednesday, April 23, 2008.

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UMR historian publishes book about opium

Posted by on March 15, 2007

Today’s war on drugs is not the first battle America has fought against addiction. In her new book, University of Missouri-Rolla historian Dr. Diana Ahmad examines the opium-smoking epidemic of the mid-19th century and finds that Chinese immigrants weren’t the problem, as is commonly believed.

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