What’s Next for Blogging as Public Engagement? A Journalist Finds a Home for His Academic Writing
Bobby Cervantes | Jul 28, 2021
Bobby Cervantes reflects on the flourishing history blogs that are connecting academic historians to public audiences.
Public History in the Wild: A Syllabus Swap That Brings Digital History into Public History Classrooms
Rebecca S. Wingo and Lindsey Passenger Wieck | Jul 26, 2021
When two historians swapped a syllabus over multiple semesters, it improved both the assignments and student experience.
The Phantom Olympics: Why Japan Forfeited Hosting the 1940 Olympics
Paul Droubie | Jul 21, 2021
Japan's decision to forfeit hosting the 1940 Olympic Games was the result of conflicting ideological impulses at the core of its Olympic bid.
2021 AHA Election Results
Compiled by Liz Townsend | Jul 23, 2021
The AHA is pleased to announce results of the 2021 balloting for officers and committee members.
AHA Member Spotlight: Barbara L. Tischler
Matthew Keough | Jul 27, 2021
Barbara L. Tischler is a lecturer in the Black Male Initiative program at Empire State College, State University of New York. She lives in New York, New York, and has been a member since 1979.
Grant of the Week: Baker-Burton Book Award for the European Section of the Southern Historical Association
Alana Venable | Jul 22, 2021
The European History Section of the Southern Historical Association continues to take nominations for the Baker-Burton Award.
AHA Member Spotlight: Mark L. Howe
Matthew Keough | Jul 20, 2021
Mark L. Howe is a cultural resources specialist/historian within the United States Section of the International Boundary and Water Commission (USIBWC). He lives in El Paso, Texas, and has been a member since 2014.
Navigating Life from Scratch
Cheryl Greenberg | Jul 19, 2021
Holding two Fulbrights, one in Finland and another in China, was a constructive kind of culture shock for historian Cheryl Greenberg.
Grant of the Week: Central European History Book and Article Prizes
Alana Venable | Jul 15, 2021
The Central European History Society (CEHS) is accepting nominations for its book and article prizes.