Age as a Category of Historical Analysis: In the April Issue of the American Historical Review
April 10, 2020
The April issue of the AHR includes a roundtable on global conceptions of age, an article on the Panama Canal Zone, and a discussion of Native American and Indigenous Studies methodologies.
AHA Member Spotlight: Maria Cecilia Ulrickson
April 9, 2020
Maria Cecilia Ulrickson is an assistant professor at the School of Theology and Religious Studies at Catholic University of America. She lives in Hyattsville, Maryland, and has been a member since 2016.
Advising Graduate Students about Career Diversity: A Primer for the DGS
April 8, 2020
What is the role of the director of graduate studies in career diversity? One DGS reports on how she prepared herself to better serve her students.
Major Proposals: Marketing the History BA
April 7, 2020
From AHA20, here are some tips on marketing the history major.
Advocacy Briefs: Protecting Archives and Historical Sites
April 6, 2020
The AHA addresses archives and historic sites, both in the US and abroad.
Townhouse Notes: Work Discipline in the 21st Century
April 3, 2020
The way we work is changing, mostly for the better. Can we ensure that flexibility does not replace connectivity?
AHA Member Spotlight: Jonathan Holloway
April 2, 2020
Jonathan Holloway is provost of Northwestern University and has been named the next president of Rutgers University. He lives in Evanston, Illinois, and has been a member since 1994.
Singular They: Nonbinary Language in the Historical Community
April 1, 2020
In 2019, Merriam-Webster declared "they" to be the Word of the Year, a singular pronoun that is also breaking through in historical research and teaching.
Grant of the Week: Historical Society of the Episcopal Church Grants
March 31, 2020
The Historical Society of the Episcopal Church is now accepting applications for its 2020 grants.
Responsibility and Civility: The Unwritten Essentials
March 30, 2020
AHA president Mary Lindemann recommends embracing two values as a professional community.