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  • Congratulations to graduating History M.A. students!

    Congratulations to the History graduate students who have successfully defended their Masters' theses this Spring! Kelly Daughtridge (Advisor: Amy Froide) "Defining Their Past to Immortalize...
    Posted: April 25, 2017 3:11 PM
  • History students present research at URCAD

    Dylan Elliott | History Robbing Peter to Pay Paul: The Balancing Act of Maryland’s Intendant of the Revenue Mentor(s): Terry Bouton UC 312 | 2:15 – 2:30 p.m. Debbie Farthing | History...
    Posted: April 24, 2017 2:29 PM
  • Prof. Andrew Nolan wins Kendall Service Award

    Congratulations to Professor Andrew Nolan who has been selected for the 2017 Program Director of the Year Kendall Service Award!  Prof. Nolan is the Program Director for the UMBC History...
    Posted: April 12, 2017 11:50 AM
  • 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