From the Executive Director

  • Mysteries of the AHA Annual Meeting

    Annual Meeting, From the Executive Director

    James Grossman | May 1, 2018

    Why does the AHA hold its annual meeting when and where we do? Why don’t we have more “coffee breaks”? Why does the program still feature so many scho...
  • Access to Digital Resources

    From the Executive Director

    James Grossman | Apr 2, 2018

    Historians don’t need laboratories. For years, this truism was one way we distinguished ourselves from our colleagues in the sciences, even claiming a...
  • Humanities Funding and the Proposed Federal Budget

    From the Executive Director

    James Grossman | Mar 9, 2018

    Last month President Donald Trump released his Presidential Budget Request for federal fiscal year (FY) 2019, which once again proposes to eliminate t...
  • Past Tense

    From the Executive Director

    James Grossman | Feb 16, 2018

    As I walk to work in the morning, the first thing I see as I head toward the AHA office is the US Capitol, which not only symbolizes a public sector g...

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