July 2012 Archives

Microfilm Duplication Order Deadline is August 15, 2012

The IHRC will temporarily stop accepting microfilm duplications orders as of Aug. 15, 2012, so that a new quality vendor can be located and ordering processes can be restructured.

Professor Erika Lee accepts position as IHRC Director

James Parente, Dean of the College of Liberal Arts at the University of Minnesota, has announced that Professor Erika Lee has agreed to serve as director of the Immigration History Research Center. "We are very fortunate that Erika will bring her exceptional scholarly expertise to the leadership of the IHRC during the next three years, and I look forward to working together [...] to ensure the continued distinction of this invaluable international resource," said Parente.

IHRC Awards Prestigious Graduate Fellowship for Summer 2012

The Immigration History Research Center (IHRC) at the University of Minnesota has awarded the Hildegard and Gustav Must Graduate Fellowship in Estonian American Studies to Kelley Sundin for summer 2012.