AHA Member Spotlight: Marianne S. Wokeck
Matthew Keough | Apr 1, 2022Marianne S. Wokeck is a professor emeritus at Indiana University—Purdue University Indianapolis. She lives in Indianapolis, Indiana, and has been a member since 1977.
AHA Member Spotlight: Andrew Preston
Matthew Keough | Mar 18, 2022Andrew Preston is a professor of American history at Cambridge University. He lives in Cambridge, United Kingdom, and has been a member since 2000.
AHA Member Spotlight: Rachel Rothstein
Matthew Keough | Mar 11, 2022Rachel Rothstein is a teacher and dean of social studies and the director of the Israel Poland Experience at the Weber School.
Betty C. Wood (1945–2021)
Mary Beth Norton | Feb 28, 2022Betty C. Wood, retired member of the history faculty at the University of Cambridge and an AHA honorary foreign member, died on September 3, 2021.
Teacher, Mentor, Coach
Laura Ansley | Dec 14, 2021James H. Sweet, the AHA’s 138th president, shares his goals for his presidential term and reflects how his mentor Colin Palmer shaped his career.
Grant of the Week: NEH Scholar in Residence at the Center for Jewish History
Alana Venable | Dec 1, 2021The Center for Jewish History invites applications for an NEH Scholar in Residence.
Sylvia R. Frey (1935–2021)
Emily Clark | Nov 30, 2021Sylvia R. Frey, historian of the American Revolution and the Black Atlantic and professor emerita at Tulane University, died on...
Mechal Sobel (1933–2021)
Sharon Halevi | Sep 30, 2021Mechal Sobel, historian of early American life and culture and African American history, died on March 24, 2021, in Haifa, Israel.
Linda Hunter Rowe (1945–2020)
Cathleene B. Hellier | Jul 19, 2021Linda Hunter Rowe, a historian for the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation who retired in 2017 after 50 years of service, died on October 23, 2020.
Robert Middlekauff (1929–2021)
Richard R. Johnson | Jul 19, 2021Robert Middlekauff, a dedicated teacher and leading scholar of early American history, died peacefully on March 10, 2021, in Pleasanton,...