On September 18, the Wilderness Society presented environmental historian and University of Wisconsin-Madison professor William Cronon with its highest citizen’s honor, the Robert Marshall Award. The award is named for Robert Marshall, a forester and activist who dedicated his life to The post Former AHA President Awarded Wilderness Society’s Top Honors appeared first on American Historical Association. … Learn More >
Each week we scour the web for interesting and historic documents that catch our eye.   Sitter: Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865Photographer: Brady, Mathew B. (1823 (ca.)-1896)Reproduction Number: LC-MSS-44297-33-001 (b&w negative)Collection: The post Flashback Friday: Baby Face appeared first on American Historical Association. … Learn More >
“It’s our history, don’t make it mystery!” According to the Denver Post, this was one of the chants used by hundreds of high school students who walked out of class in protest this week over a series of Jefferson County The post The New Approach to AP US History, a Teacher’s View appeared first on American Historical Association. … Learn More >
Introducing AHA Communities: An Online Hub for Historians
We are proud to launch AHA Communities, a new platform for online communication and collaboration. Our goal is that AHA Communities will serve as a new space for the history community to connect, share ideas, discuss professional and theoretical issues, and take advantage of the digital tools AHA Communities has to offer.
JPASS Discount Now Available for AHA Members
Members of the American Historical Association are able to purchase a 1-year JPASS access plan for $99-a 50% discount on the listed rate. JPASS includes unlimited reading and 120 article downloads-not only to the American Historical Review but to more than 1,500 humanities, social science, and science journals in the JSTOR archival collections.
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Latest Job Postings
The History Department at Queens College, City University of New York, seeks to appoint a tenure-track assistant professor in the field of US history with a specialization in New York City beginning i…
Each year the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, New York University, makes about seven appointments of visiting research scholars. ISAW's scope embraces research and graduate education in …
The Department of History at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater seeks a tenure-track assistant professor to teach introductory and upper-level courses in post-1945 transnational history with US em…
Join Us in New York City!
The 129th annual meeting of the Association will be held January 2-5, 2015, in New York City, at the Hilton New York Midtown and the New York Sheraton Times Square. This year's meeting promises a rich program of offerings. The Program Committee and other AHA committees and divisions have organized approximately 300 sessions, and affiliated societies have planned more than 100 additional sessions.