Be Truthful. Notifications from this discussion will be disabled. Efforts like the history club’s account — which help engage both a younger audience and those who generally are not interested in history — are important to keep people aware of vital stories and lessons from the world’s past, Hausmann said. journalism is worth and how to fund the civic good that robust news organizations can generate. Despite the national downturn in liberal arts majors seen after 2008’s financial crisis, Olzawski said OU has reversed the trend dating back to 2017, with enrollment for liberal arts majors like history up 15 to 20 percent today. Awww yeah! [V3] Corona race meme (covid-19 growth by country) - YouTube We found the best coronavirus memes about social distancing, toilet paper, homeschooling, as well as ways to spread a little more kindness. Sarah Olzawski, senior academic counselor for the OU College of Arts and Sciences and current head of the OU History Department Twitter account, said the partnership between the OU History Club Twitter content and the history department’s official page has also been a boon to the number of liberal arts majors enrolled at OU. A man was attacked at a Sam's Club in Georgia over an apparent dispute over water packages on Thursday. ALL!!! that is degrading to another person. Close. WINNER!!! The history club’s interactions with other departments and clubs around the country are another characteristic of its image, Johnson said. Around the world, communities are grappling with what “The club’s Twitter account, their messaging and approach and humor is very effective, but it unfortunately hasn’t been replicated as much as I’d like to see.”. “I would say the style at this point — it's not really widespread, but I think that definitely should be,” Hausmann said. Johnson said the club’s recognizable Twitter personality has noticeably improved the attendance at its meetings, which now averages around 15 to 20 attendees — a “huge improvement” for the relatively young club founded in fall 2018. Share with Us. Original Meme. The coronavirus outbreak has forced several countries to order quarantines and lockdowns all over the planet and most of us must stay at home. 84% (758) nostalgia sleepover Video games gossip food blood for the blood god skulls for the skull throne Fight Club meme shit thoughts. The coronavirus outbreak has forced several countries to order quarantines and lockdowns all over the planet and most of us must stay at home. “I think that having a group of undergraduates who are funny and see history as a funny thing and an interesting thing at the same time is a good way to draw people in,” Hausmann said, “and show people that this isn't just a bunch of academic types talking about things that no one cares about.”. accounts, the history behind an article. Hausmann said the OU History Club is one notable member of a broader community that exists between historians and academics on Twitter. Events like the history club’s recent “Historians at the Movies” showing — where members of the Twitter historian community watch a film simultaneously and tweet their thoughts on it using a hashtag — are just another example of how the club is continuing to build and maintain community. Email notifications are only sent once a day, and only if there are new matching items. “I wish I had a better story, but at some point about three, four months ago, someone I follow retweeted (the club) and it really made me laugh,” Hausmann said.