Health Across Borders On September 18-19, 2014, the Center for the History of the New America and the Center for Health Equity at the University of Maryland will co-host a conference exploring the connections between migration, race, disease, and public health. READ MORE
New Assistant Professors The Department of History welcomes its newest faculty members, assistant professors Christopher Bonner and Ting Zhang, who will begin teaching this fall. READ MORE
Ira Berlin Awarded W.E.B Du Bois Medal Distinguished History Professor Ira Berlin was awarded the W.E.B. Du Bois Medial for 2014 by Harvard Universtiy's Hutchins Center for African and American Research. READ MORE


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Stamp Student Union
Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 4:00 PM to Friday, September 19, 2014 - 4:30 PM
Taliaferro Hall, Room 2110
Monday, September 22, 2014 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Lunch will be in Francis Scott Key Hall, Room 2120 (The Merrill Room); 4 pm Lecture will be held in Taliaferro Hall, Room 2110
Monday, September 29, 2014 - 12:00 PM