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4/14/16 - 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Prince George's Room, Stamp Student Union

On April 14, 2016, the Center for the History of the New America at the University of Maryland will host a symposium exploring workers and organizing in the twenty-first century.

3/3/16 - 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Francis Scott Key 2120

Louis Adamic— a Slovene immigrant, labor journalist, best-selling author, and champion of pluralism during the 1930s—came to lead the Slovenian diaspora during World War II.  Adamic raised money,

2/24/16 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
TLF 2110

Radio in the American Sector (RIAS), an America propaganda station, became one the most popular and trusted sources for news behind the Iron Curtain.  Based in West Berlin, the station was created

4/12/16 - 4:00 PM
Taliaferro Hall 2110

One of Barack Obama’s first executive orders created a cabinet-level Office of Urban Affairs to implement “a comprehensive approach to urban development.” Not since Jimmy Carter had there been any

2/15/16 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Taliaferro Hall 2110

One of Barack Obama’s first executive orders created a cabinet-level Office of Urban Affairs to implement “a comprehensive approach to urban development.” Not since Jimmy Carter had there been any

11/16/15 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Taliaferro Hall 2110

Please join us for an afternoon conversation on "Managing Inequality: Slum Clearance, Low-cost Housing, and Racialized Citizenship in Interwar Detroit" with Dr.

11/9/15 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Taliaferro 2110

Please join us for an afternoon conversation titled "Intimate Ties and the Boston Massacre" with Dr. Serena Zabin, of Carleton University.

11/5/15 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Francis Scott Key 2120

Please join us for an afternoon conversation on "Frederick Douglass, Thomas Auld, and the Reunion Narrative: 1877, 1881, 1892" by Dr. Robert Levine, of the University of Maryland, College Park.

10/26/15 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Taliaferro 2110
Please join us for an afternoon conversation on "Home Front: Restrictive Covenants, Civil Rights, and the Postwar American City" with Dr. Jeffrey Gonda of Syracuse University.
9/4/15 - 11:00 AM
Francis Scott Key Hall 2120

Please join us for a conversation with Kate Brown as she discusses "Plutopia: How Nuclear Disasters Created Utopian Cities." To celebrate the beginning of the new academic year, the History Depart

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