Monday, April 25, 2016

Alan Taylor has been elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Congratulations to him on this wonderful recognition of his contributions to our collective intellectual life....

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Monday, April 25, 2016

Congratulations to Erin Lambert, Assistant Professor in the Department, who has won the Cory Family Teaching Award, given to a junior faculty member in the College "for excellence and innovation...

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Thursday, April 21, 2016

Congratulations to Chris Nichols, who received his PhD from the Department in 2008, who has just been named a Carnegie Fellow for 2016-17. The Fellows program is part of a major new effort...

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Tuesday, April 26, 2016

What makes a candidate competitive for a history job?

Tuesday, April 26, 1:00-2:00pm 

Nau 342

Our very own James Ambuske, Prof Andrew Kahrl, and Prof...

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Thursday, April 14, 2016

Jon Grinspan, who earned his PhD from the Department in 2013, just had an article published in the New York Times Sunday Review about his work on the history of young peoples' politics.  Read the...

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Monday, April 11, 2016

Tom Butcher has won the Seven Society’s Graduate Fellowship for Superb Teaching. Naturally, it was announced in an appropriately mysterious way! Congratulations to Tom.

Monday, April 11, 2016

Peter Onuf and Annette Gordon-Reed’s “Most Blessed of the Patriarchs”: Thomas Jefferson and the Empire of the Imagination is due out this week. In the meantime, the New York Times ...

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Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Please join the Corcoran Department of History at the Cross Lecture:

Gary W. Gallagher, John L. Nau III Professor of History
'All About Us: Projection, Wishful Thinking, and...

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