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Prof. Musgrove in Wash Post about lack of democracy in DC
Derek Musgrove and Chris Myers Asch, co-authores of the forth coming book, Chocolate City: A History of Race and Democracy in the Nation's Capital (UNC Press, 2017) shed light in the Washington...
September 26, 2017
History Faculty in the News
Major Research Awards
Profs. Chapin, Oyen, Brown, Boehling and Kars received major National and International Fellowships last year. Read all about it here.
September 26, 2017
History Alum Kristina Gaddy ('09) on Confederate Monuments
History Alum, Kristina Gaddy ('09) is making a living as a history researcher and writer. Here is a segment from a June 2017 Marc Steiner show, along with the website Gaddy co-created, on the...
August 14, 2017
Professors Christy Chapin and Amy Froide receive Promotions
Congratulations to Prof. Christy Chapin who has been promoted to Associate Professor with tenure! And congratulations to Prof. Amy Froide who has been promoted to Full Professor!
May 16, 2017
Prof. Constantine Vaporis to give invited lecture in Sweden
Constantine Vaporis (History) has been invited to deliver a lecture at a one-day seminar on the topic of “The Making of the Samurai in Tokugawa Japan.”The title of his lecture is “Performance,...
May 2, 2017
Announcing the Undergraduate History Award Winners for 2017
Congratulations to the following undergraduate award winners: History Department Achievement Award: Marshal Golden John Bell-Clifford Maas Prize for Academic Excellence: Taylor Culliton...
April 26, 2017
Congratulations to graduating History M.A. students!
Congratulations to the History graduate students who have successfully defended their Masters' theses this Spring! Kelly Daughtridge (Advisor: Amy Froide) "Defining Their Past to Immortalize...
April 25, 2017
History students present research at URCAD
Dylan Elliott | History Robbing Peter to Pay Paul: The Balancing Act of Maryland’s Intendant of the Revenue Mentor(s): Terry Bouton UC 312 | 2:15 – 2:30 p.m. Debbie Farthing | History...
April 24, 2017
Prof. Andrew Nolan wins Kendall Service Award
Congratulations to Professor Andrew Nolan who has been selected for the 2017 Program Director of the Year Kendall Service Award! Prof. Nolan is the Program Director for the UMBC History...
April 12, 2017
Emeritus History Prof. John Jeffries publishes new book
Professor and Dean Emeritus John Jeffries just published a new book. Congratulations to Professor Jeffries. A Third Term for FDR: The Election of 1940 (University of Kansas Press, 2017)....
March 1, 2017
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