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  • Emeritus History Prof. John Jeffries publishes new book

    Professor and Dean Emeritus John Jeffries just published a new book. Congratulations to Professor Jeffries. A Third Term for FDR: The Election of 1940 (University of Kansas Press, 2017)....
    Posted: March 1, 2017 3:08 PM
  • Grad Student Andrew Holter publishes in the City Paper

    Andrew Holter, a graduate student in the M.A. in Historical Studies program, wrote the cover piece for the Feb. 15, 2017 issue of Baltimore's City Paper. His article is entitled, "Our Town: What...
    Posted: February 18, 2017 1:15 PM
  • Prof. Marjoleine Kars wins best article prize

    Prof. Kars' article, “Dodging Rebellion: Women and the Politics of Gender in the Berbice Slave Rebellion,” American Historical Review 121, 1 (Feb. 2016), 39-69. has won the 2016-17 article prize...
    Posted: February 18, 2017 1:10 PM
  • Prof. Froide's New Book in Times Higher Education Supplement

    Prof. Froide's recently published, Silent Partners: Women as Public Investors during the Financial Revolution ,1690-1750 (Oxford, 2016), was recently reviewed by the (London) Times Higher...
    Posted: February 2, 2017 3:37 PM
  • Prof. Rebecca Boehling returns to UMBC

    After a three-year stint running the International Tracing Service, the History Department welcomes back Professor Rebecca Boehling to the UMBC campus. Prof. Boehling will be teaching courses in...
    Posted: January 24, 2017 11:25 AM
  • Prof. Anne Rubin becomes Associate Director of IRC

    History Professor Anne Rubin is the new Associate Director of the Imaging Research Center. Prof. Rubin is a pioneer in digital history herself and her new position will allow her to combine her...
    Posted: January 24, 2017 11:11 AM
  • Prof. Meredith Oyen wins Hrabowski Innovation Grant

    Prof. Meredith Oyen wins Hrabowski Innovation Grant
    Prof. Oyen has won a Hrabowski Innovation Fund Grant to continue work on her project "From Service to Study: Creating a Better Environment for UMBC's Student Veterans". Prof. Oyen served as the...
    Posted: December 21, 2016 12:25 PM
  • Prof. Scott wins CAHSS Research Fellowship

    Prof. Michelle Scott wins CAHSS Research Fellowship
    Prof. Scott has won a College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences Research Fellowship for 2017-18. She will be taking the time off to work on her book project: "Living On “Toby” Time: The...
    Posted: December 21, 2016 12:22 PM
  • Prof. Nianshen Song publishes journal article

    Assistant Professor of Chinese History, Nianshen Song, has a new article out in the Nov. 2016 issue of Studies in the History of Gardens & Designed Landscapes: An International Quarterly...
    Posted: November 4, 2016 10:37 AM
  • Prof. Amy Froide to give talk at Chesapeake Shakespeare

    Anne Boleyn: Seductive Temptress or Religious and Political Changemaker? A Community Conversation with Professor Amy M. Froide Saturday, November 5, 2016, 6:30pm – 7:30pm, before our 8pm...
    Posted: November 1, 2016 2:15 PM