Every week, AHA Today showcases a new grant, fellowship, or scholarship of interest to historians which has been posted to our free Calendar. This week we are featuring a dissertation award from the Immigration and Ethnic History Society. The Immigration and Ethnic History Society announces competition for the 2016 George E. Pozzetta Dissertation Award. It invites applications from any PhD candidate who will have completed qualifying exams by December 15, 2016, and whose thesis focuses on American immigration, emigration, or ethnic history. The post Grant of the Week: George E. Pozzetta Dissertation Award appeared first on American Historical Association. … Learn More >
Oct 20, 2016 - Balancing Teaching and Scholarship: Why Two-Year Faculty Should Attend the AHA Annual Meeting
By Sarah Shurts I am always surprised that so many of my colleagues at two-year colleges don’t go to the AHA annual meeting. They all have high regard for the AHA itself and for its publications such as the American Historical Review. Many are even AHA members. But for various reasons they don’t think about attending the meeting or submitting a proposal. Some say it is because of the cost associated with travel, particularly if they have other conferences to attend. The post Balancing Teaching and Scholarship: Why Two-Year Faculty Should Attend the AHA Annual Meeting appeared first on American Historical Association. … Learn More >
Arlene M. Sánchez-Walsh is an associate professor at Azusa Pacific University. She lives in southern California and has been a member since 2015. Twitter handle: @AmichelSW Alma mater/s: BA, California State University, Los Angeles, 1993; MA, Claremont Graduate University, 1997; PhD, Claremont Graduate University, 2001 Fields of interest: Latino/a religious, Pentecostalism, American religious, sports Describe your career path. What led you to where you are today? I began my career, like most, adjuncting around southern California until I left for Chicago for my first job at DePaul University. The post AHA Member Spotlight: Arlene M. Sánchez-Walsh appeared first on American Historical Association. … Learn More >
Oct 25 2016
CFP: Reading the Whole Book: Object Interpretation (RBS-Mellon Conference, Philadelphia, October 2017)
Oct 29 2016
Northeast Regional Conference for History Educators: Assignment Charrette
Oct 30 2016
Call for Papers: Vernacular Architecture Forum 2017 Annual Meeting in Salt Lake City, Utah, May 31-June 3, 2017. Deadline – October 30, 2016
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