January 2009 Archives

Karni Scholarship Awardee Announced for 2009

The IHRC is pleased to announce Kitty Lam as the recipient of the 2009 Michael G. Karni Scholarship. Ms. Lam is a graduate student in the Department of History at Michigan State University. The IHRC will host an informal noon presentation by Ms. Lam on Thursday, February 5, 2009.

Research Funding Deadlines for 2009

The IHRC offers fellowships for University of Minnesota graduate students and grants to scholars outside the Twin Cities to promote research in the Center's collections. Deadlines in 2009 are February 1, May 1 and November 1.

IHRC to host "Association Archives" Workshop on May 15

The Immigration History Research Center will host a Society of American Archivists workshop on May 15, 2009, to train ethnic, religious, and other community group members about how to create and maintain their own archives. Please keep reading for registration and scholarship information!

Video Archives Expand for Global REM Seminars

Videos with closed captions from the Global Race, Ethnicity and Migration seminars presented by leading scholars in fall 2007 at the University of Minnesota are now available.