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  • Prof. Denise Meringolo wins Dresher Fellowship

    Fellowship for Public History Research Project
    Prof. Denise Meringolo has won a Dresher Residential Research Fellowship for 2015-16 for her project, "Radical Roots: Civic Engagement, Public History, and a Tradition of Social Justice Activism."...
    Posted: August 21, 2015 12:41 PM
  • Prof. Susan McDonough wins fellowships

    studying prostitution in medieval Spain
    Prof. Susan McDonough was accepted into the prestigious 2015 NEH Summer Institute on “Negotiating Identities: Expression and Representation in the Christian-Jewish-Muslim Mediterranean," to be...
    Posted: May 23, 2015 7:48 AM
  • Prof. Amy Froide wins summer grant

    Prof. Froide won a MIPAR/CAHSS summer faculty fellowship for the summer of 2015 for her new project, "Eighteenth Century England's Charitable Corporation: A Cautionary Tale of Microfinance, Fraud,...
    Posted: May 22, 2015 7:39 AM
  • Prof. Tatarewicz quoted in Christian Science Monitor

    Dr. T is the Hubble go-to-guy!
    Prof. Joseph Tatarewicz was the most quoted expert in a major science story on the Hubble telescope in the Christian Science Monitor on April 19.  Read his pithy quotes (how do you like...
    Posted: April 21, 2015 1:29 PM
  • Prof. Anne Sarah Rubin on NPR

    Through the Heart of Dixie: Sherman's March and American Memory On this installment of ST, an interesting conversation with Anne Sarah Rubin, an associate professor of history at the...
    Posted: April 6, 2015 10:34 AM
  • Profs. Anne Rubin & Marc Olano Innovate on Gaming to Learn

    President Hrabowski Lauds Civil War Project in CNBC Article
    In a recent CNBC commentary, UMBC President Hrabowski charges, “American education, from pre-K to college, must find ways to inspire similar dedication and to bring content to life. Digital...
    Posted: April 1, 2015 3:27 PM
  • Prof. James Grubb named Trustee of Philanthropic Foundation

    Professor James Grubb has been selected to serve as one of three trustees of the Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation (www.delmas.org), a philanthropic foundation headquartered in New York.  According...
    Posted: February 25, 2015 3:21 PM
  • Prof. Anne Sarah Rubin on C-Span

    Sherman's March, History TV
    On Feb. 17, Prof. Rubin was part of a panel on the “Burning of Columbia”- which happened 150 years ago!  This will air on C-SPAN3’s American History TV on Saturday, February 28 at 6pm & 10pm...
    Posted: February 25, 2015 3:15 PM
  • Prof. Bouton re-appointed as OAH Distinguished Lecturer

    Prof. Terry Bouton has been re-appointed as a Distinguished Lecturer for the Organization of American Historians.  Almost 400 historians around the country participate in this program.  Each...
    Posted: January 24, 2015 9:17 AM
  • Prof. Kate Brown wins ACLS fellowship

    Prof. Kate Brown received a two-year ACLS collaborative fellowship for a project "Chernobyl Revisited: An Historical Inquiry into the Practice of Knowing." Together with evolutionary biologist...
    Posted: January 24, 2015 9:06 AM