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  • 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
  • Prof. Denise Meringolo goes digital!

    Prof. Meringolo participates in "Doing Digital History"
    Prof. Denise Meringolo has been chosen to participate in Doing Digital History, a summer institute sponsored by the National Endowment for the Humanities, Office of Digital Humanities, run by the...
    Posted: May 8, 2014 6:34 AM
  • Prof. Vaporis' Op-Ed on Pres. Obama's trip to Japan

    Obama in Japan
    Read Constantine Vaporis' op-ed about Obama's trip to Japan, published on Aljazeera America on April 23, 2014...
    Posted: April 23, 2014 11:20 AM
  • Prof. Kate Brown wins OAH prize

    another prize for Kate Brown
    On Saturday, April 12 in Atlanta, Associate Professor of History Kate Brown was awarded the 2014 Ellis W. Hawley Prize from the Organization of American Historians (OAH) for the best book-length...
    Posted: April 17, 2014 4:49 PM
  • Prof. Kate Brown wins environmental history book prize

    Kate Brown wins books prize
    Kate Brown's book, Plutopia: Nuclear Families, Atomic Cities, and the Great Soviet and American Plutonium Disasters (Oxford University Press, 2013) has won the 2014 George Perkins Marsh Prize from...
    Posted: March 18, 2014 7:30 AM