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CAHSS Awards for History Faculty
Associate Prof. Susan McDonough was recently selected as the recipient of the 2018 Mid-Career Faculty Excellence Award for CAHSS while Prof. Andrew Nolan, Director of the History Program at Shady...
April 10, 2018
Prof. Kate Brown appointed contributing editor to the AHR
The American Historical Review, the nation's premier historical journal, is starting a new feature, "History Unclassified," with UMBC Prof. Kate Brown as the consulting editor. This section will...
April 9, 2018
Prof. Amy Froide wins Regents' Excellence Award
Prof. Amy Froide recently won the University System of Maryland Board of Regents Teaching Excellence Award! Congratulations to Dr. Froide for this well-deserved honor!
April 9, 2018
Prof. Marjoleine Kars wins fellowships
Prof. Marjoleine Kars recently won year-long fellowships from three prominent research centers for the humanities: The National Humanities Center in Research Triangle Park in North Carolina, the...
March 21, 2018
Prof. Meringolo wins a Whiting Public Engagement fellowship
This year, UMBC was for the first time invited to nominate a candidate for the Whiting Fellowship. Prof. Denise Meringolo of the History Department was announced one of the winners yesterday -...
February 28, 2018
Prof. Anne Sarah Rubin publishes Civil War Memoir
Prof. Rubin published a new book, The Perfect Scout: A Soldier's Memoir of the Great March to the Sea and the Campaign of the Carolinas, a rare and dramatic first-person account by a Union scout...
February 15, 2018
Prof. McDonough publishes book
Congratulations to Prof. Susan McDonough on the publication of her co-edited volume to honor the distinguished scholar of the Middle Ages, Paul H. Freedman!
January 11, 2018
Prof. Musgrove on race in DC
See the capital through new eyes!
Prof. Musgrove has co-authored a wonderful article on DC off the beaten path, in anticipation of the AHA annual conference which takes place in DC early in January 2018. The article pays...
October 12, 2017
Prof. Michelle Scott wins prize
Prof. Michelle Scott has been awarded the 2017 Letitia Woods Brown Article Prize for the best article in African American Women's History from the Association of Black Women's Historians (ABWH)...
October 5, 2017
Kelly Daughtridge wins MA thesis prize
Kelly Daughtridge (Historical Studies MA, '17) won the runner up prize for her M.A. thesis from the North American Conference on British Studies, This is not only a national competition, but...
October 4, 2017
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