In Memoriam: Stan Lehmberg, saying farewell to retiring faculty, and other news from our emeriti.
June 2014 Archives
Out of 174 DDFs awarded across the U this year, only 46 went to CLA graduate students, of which History (one of 28 eligible CLA departments) received 7! Meet our DDF winners.
Coincidence or serendipity? Chair Ruth Mazo Karras encounters History students across the pond.
Who gets sunburned on a volcano at the end of fall semester? Students in Evan Roberts' freshman seminar in New Zealand, that's who.
Our members have been very (re)productive in the past few years, and we are delighted to welcome so many new additions to the department at the rank of baby historian.
History is uncovered in 1920's cookbook.
He makes history as the first historian to hold that office.
History Day continues to engage thousands of students across Minnesota each year. Read about how our students make this happen.
A study abroad trip to South Africa leads to a dissertation topic and a History PhD.
She'll help guide transformational funding for college-bound Native American students.
How can a history degree lead to a career in finance? Read alumnus RJ Devick's story to find out.
As founding director of Institute for Advanced Study, she's changed the way we view collaboration across subjects and colleges.
Students love him for his above-and-beyond approach to advising and teaching.
Our undergrads do amazing work both on campus and off. Read about their research on Minneapolis' politicians, prostitutes and historic Mill district, their adventures and scholarship in Eqypt and Ukraine, and even their winnings on Jeopardy!
Three recent Hedley Donovan Scholarship recipients describe their research and travel adventures.
His scholarly work, particularly on Mozambique, has redefined how we know Africa.
First-of-its-kind initiative aims to integrate research and teaching across periods, disciplines and institutions.
History faculty members continue to secure prestigious fellowships, produce new research, and win major awards for their scholarship and teaching. Here are a few recent highlights.
Long-running project exhibited on Capitol Hill, new Humanities Action Lab in the works.