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  • Prof. Derek Musgrove on NPR!

    Prof. Musgrove nails gentrification
    On Friday, September 26, WAMU, the NPR affiliate in Washington, D.C., aired a discussion on the history of gentrification and political representation in the nation’s capital. The segment ran...
    Posted: October 13, 2014 12:49 PM
  • History Major Jen Wechtel on research

    Undergrad rescues forgotten Jews
    History major Jen Wechtel won a URA (Undergraduate Research Award) to do research in Jewish history.  Watch this video of Jen doing her research and working as an intern in the UMBC special...
    Posted: October 8, 2014 12:53 PM
  • Dr. Rubin wins a Hrabowski Innovation Grant

    Announcing our spring 2014 grants from the Hrabowski Fund for Innovation We are proud to announce the spring 2014 projects selected to receive funding from the Hrabowski Fund for Innovation....
    Posted: September 12, 2014 6:00 PM
  • Dr. Meringolo explains herself!

    Nice interview with Prof. Denise Meringolo about what moves her, in her work and at UMBC.
    Posted: September 12, 2014 5:57 PM
  • Prof. Marjoleine Kars wins Dresher Center Fellowship

    Fellowship for slave rebellion research
    Prof. Marjoleine Kars has won a Dresher Center Residential Research fellowships for 2014-15 for her project,  "Freedom Marooned:  The 1763 Slave Rebellion in Dutch Guyana."  She will be in...
    Posted: July 18, 2014 10:40 AM
  • Prof. Anne Sarah Rubin on C-Span

    Sherman's March and Total War
    Was Sherman a war criminal?  What is acceptable in war?  On Saturday, May 31, C-SPAN 3 aired a talk given by History Associate Professor Anne Rubin at the U.S. Capitol Historical Society that...
    Posted: June 16, 2014 11:01 AM
  • Prof. Emeritus Warren Cohen on CC-TV

    Distinguished University Professor emeritus Warren I. Cohen was recently interviewed on CC-TV about the tensions between China and Vietnam.  To see it, click here.
    Posted: June 14, 2014 10:03 AM
  • Prof. Denise Meringolo on YouTube!

    Watch the wonderful Dr. M!
    Denise Meringolo, associate professor of history and director of the public history program at UMBC, recently sat down for an interview about her collaborative methods for training the next...
    Posted: June 12, 2014 7:39 AM
  • Joe Arnold Papers open to researchers

    study Baltimore's history
    Story by Max Cole The Special Collections department of the Albin O. Kuhn Library, in partnership with the history department and the Center for Digital History Education, is happy to announce...
    Posted: May 19, 2014 12:42 PM
  • Prof. Chapin wins fellowship

    Fellowship to study finance capitalism
    Prof. Christy Chapin just won a summer fellowship from The Maryland Institute for Policy Analysis and Research (MIPAR) at UMBC for a new project tracing the rise of finance capitalism in the U.S....
    Posted: May 8, 2014 9:54 AM