September 2007 Archives

Fellowship/Award Fall Deadlines for 2008-2009

November 1, 2007 to submit application for Michael G. Karni Scholarship in 2008
December 15, 2007 to submit Request for Nomination for available IHRC Fellowships in 2008-2009 (American Latvian Association Graduate Fellowship in Latvian American Studies, Hildegard and Gustav Must Graduate Fellowship in Estonian American Studies)

Legal History Workshop

Please Note -- Change in Location for the Legal History Workshop:
Date: Friday, September 21 (this week)
Time: 10:10-12:10
New Location: 308 Andersen Library

Presenting: Stephen Porter, University of Chicago, “Human Rights and the Problem of Formal Equality: American Policies of Refugee Relief at Home and Abroad in the Early Cold War�

Copies of Stephen's paper can be picked up in the History Department Mail Room (636 SST) or electronically from Barbara Welke at

Haven Hawley joins IHRC Staff as Program Director

Please join the staff of the IHRC in welcoming Haven Hawley as Program Director. Haven comes to the IHRC after working for three years at the William Breman Jewish Heritage Museum in Atlanta, Georgia. Haven has a Ph.D. in History from Georgia Institute of Technology, is an historian of the science and technology and book publishing, and has considerable expertise on Rare Books.