Daniel H. Calhoun (1927–2019)
Margaret Washington, Jeffrey Kolnick, and Martin Bennett | Jan 24, 2020Daniel H. Calhoun, professor emeritus at the University of California, Davis, passed away on March 23, 2019, at the age...
AHA Member Spotlight: Sara Patenaude
Matthew Keough | Dec 19, 2019Sara Patenaude is a project manager for a nonprofit affordable housing developer at Tapestry Development Group. She lives in Atlanta,...
Grant of the Week: Cornell University College of Human Ecology History of Home Economics Fellowship
Karen Lou | Dec 17, 2019The College of Human Ecology at Cornell University is now accepting applications for its 2020 Dean's Fellowship in the History of Home Economics.
Grant of the Week: United States Capitol Historical Society Fellowship
Karen Lou | Dec 10, 2019The United States Capitol Historical Society is now accepting applications for its 2020-2021 Fellowship.
Interrogating the Archive
MJ Maynes and Leslie Morris | Dec 9, 2019Faculty at the University of Minnesota incorporated university debates over institutional history into their international graduate course.
Margaret Garb (1962–2018)
Iver Bernstein | Nov 25, 2019Margaret Garb, 56, professor of history and co-director of the Prison Education Project at Washington University in St. Louis, died...
Elyse Martin | Nov 25, 2019While working on his first book,Untimely Ruins: An Archaeology of American Urban Modernity, 1819–191...
Secrecy Prevails as Declassification Slows
Allison Miller | Nov 19, 2019A stinging new report details problems and potential solutions in getting the history of US foreign relations to the public.
AHA Member Spotlight: Reginald K. Ellis
Matthew Keough | Nov 6, 2019Reginald K. Ellis is an associate professor of history and assistant dean for the School of Graduate Studies, Research and...
William Birney and the Abolitionist Memory Wars
Frank J. Cirillo | Nov 5, 2019The battle over abolition didn't end with the Civil War.