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
Professors in History win major fellowships Dr. Holly Brewer awarded the Guggenheim Fellowship for 2014, and Dr. Piotr H Kosicki awarded the W. Glenn Campbell and Rita Ricardo-Campbell Hoover National Fellowship at Stanford University. READ MORE
Rundell Lecture On Monday April 28th, Professor Carla Pestana (UCLA) will present the annual Rundell Lecture: "Religion and Empire in Early America Reconsidered." Introductions by Professor Holly Brewer. Remarks about the Walter Rundell Lecture Series in American History by Professor Phil Soergel. READ MORE


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Francis Scott, Key Room 2120 (Merrill Room)
Monday, April 21, 2014 - 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM
Taliaferro Hall, Room 2118
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM
Taliaferro Hall, Room 2110
Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM