Laura Ansley | Apr 29, 2020In collecting oral histories around the state, history students at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette have learned about the...
Grant of the Week: Poole Writing Award
Karen Lou | Apr 28, 2020The North Carolina Friends Historical Society is now accepting applications for its Herbert L. Poole Award.
Medicare for All in the Age of Coronavirus
Nancy Tomes | Apr 24, 2020A history of the US health care system might help with understanding the terms of the Medicare for All debate and what is at stake.
Simeon J. Crowther (1943–2019)
William Weber | Apr 16, 2020Simeon J. Crowther, a leader in the effort to expand the role of teaching in the activities of the AHA,...
A. Hunter Dupree (1921–2019)
John Hattendorf | Apr 16, 2020A. Hunter Dupree, an AHA member since 1946, died peacefully at home in Cambridge, Massachusetts, on November 30, 2019.
John Ellis van Courtland Moon (1929–2019)
Michael Turk and Teresa Thomas | Apr 16, 2020John Ellis van Courtland Moon, a distinguished historian and champion of academic freedom, died on May 11, 2019, at the age of 89.
Elyse Martin | Apr 15, 2020How do you write a history that has been deliberately obfuscated and erased?
AHA Member Spotlight: Maria Cecilia Ulrickson
Matthew Keough | Apr 9, 2020Maria Cecilia Ulrickson is an assistant professor at the School of Theology and Religious Studies at Catholic University of America....
AHA Member Spotlight: Jonathan Holloway
Matthew Keough | Apr 2, 2020Jonathan Holloway is provost of Northwestern University and has been named the next president of Rutgers University. He lives in...
Joel H. Silbey (1933–2018)
C. Evan Stewart | Mar 20, 2020Joel Henry Silbey, the President White Professor of History emeritus at Cornell University, died on August 7, 2018. He was 84 years old.