JoAnna Suriani honored as finalist for the University Medal

At spring commencement, JoAnna Suriani will be recognized as one of the five finalists for this prize, which is given to the most outstanding graduate of each academic year.

The Nathan and Jeanette Miller Center for Historical Studies is proud to announce the winners of the History Department’s Best Undergraduate Paper Award for 2013.  The award, sponsored by th

It is a pleasure to announce that Jeffrey Herf has been elevated to the rank of Distinguished University Professor, the highest honor the universit

On Thursday, April 10, 2014 the History department’s chapter of the national history honor society, Phi Alpha Theta, welcomed its newest members: Matthew Bailey, Christopher Harper (pictured, seco

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Professor Antoine Borrut has been awarded the Islamic Republic of Iran's World Book Award for his study, Entre mémoire et pouvoir: L'espace syrien sous les derniers Omeyyades et les premiers Abbas

In December, the Nathan and Jeanette Miller Center for Historical Studies and the University of Maryland Libraries awarded the 20th-Century Japan Research Award for 2013-2014 to three applicants.