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  • Prof. Froide wins fellowship at the Folger

    Amy Froide, Associate Professor of History, has won a short term fellowship at the Folger Shakespeare Library for 2013-14 for a project on gender and accounting in early modern Britain.
    Posted: May 22, 2013 5:33 PM
  • Dean John Jeffries' Low Lecture on Youtube

    Missed Dr. Jeffries' lecture: "A Life in History: Reflections on Studying Politics & Policy in 20th-century America."?  Watch it on Youtube!
    Posted: May 5, 2013 11:12 AM
  • Prof. Kate Brown in Slate Magazine

    Environmental and Public Health Disasters in US and USSR
    Associate Prof. Kate Brown provides a taste of her new book, Plutopia: Nuclear Families, Atomic Cities, and the Great Soviet and American Plutonium Disasters (Oxford 2013), in Slate
    Posted: April 22, 2013 3:07 PM
  • Dr. Constantine Vaporis wins Presidential Research Award

    Dr. Constantine Vaporis, Professor of History and Director of the Asian Studies Program, has been chosen as the UMBC 2013-2016 Presidential Research Professor. 
    Posted: March 13, 2013 9:55 PM
  • Prof. Jim Grubb wins Regents' Teaching Award

    Prof. Jim Grubb is the recipient of a 2013 USM Regents' Faculty Award for Teaching. This award "is the highest honor that the Board bestows to recognize exemplary faculty achievement." His...
    Posted: February 26, 2013 12:49 PM
  • Prof. Denise Meringolo wins book prize

    Denise Meringolo of History wins this year's National Council on Public History Book Award for her  Museums, Monuments, and National Parks: Toward a New Genealogy of Public History (2012).
    Posted: February 21, 2013 6:36 AM
  • Prof. Susan McDonough's new book

    Fascinating discussion of life in medieval Marseille!
    Prof. Susan McDonough's book, Witnesses, Neighbors, and Community in Late Medieval Marseille (Palgrave, 2013), will be out in March!
    Posted: February 7, 2013 12:36 PM