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Kimberlé Crenshaw, Professor of Law at UCLA and Columbia Law School, will present the 2017 Annual Meredith Miller Memorial Lecture on March 2, 2017. 

Task force calls for new approach to American studies with interdisciplinary, problem-oriented focus.

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks about the issue with Princeton Professor Michael Gordin.

Learn more about the most expensive forensic investigation in U.S. history and the controversial politics that surround it.

Ann Johnson (GS Class of 2000), professor of science and technology studies at Cornell, died Dec. 13, 2016 from a rare form of uterine cancer.

Wendy Warren discusses the development of her book about slavery in New England.

"The Euro and the Battle of Ideas" examines the challenges with the Euro and looks to the future of Europe.

Professor of History, Emeritus, Nancy Weiss Malkiel discusses her new book, "'Keep the Damned Women Out': The Struggle for Coeducation."

99% Invisible, a much acclaimed podcast about design, features Emily Thompson and her work on the history of sound, space, and architectural acoustics.

Conference evaluates the Obama presidency and looks to the future.

The Association is the major international body responsible for the development and promotion of the field.

Modern American History (MAH) will focus on research on the history of the United States since the late nineteenth century.

The deadlines are Dec. 1st for History and Dec. 15th for History of Science.

The National Academy of Social Insurance (NASI) has nominated and approved Julian E. Zelizer as a new member.

Nancy Malkiel talks about her new book "Keep the Damned Women Out": The Struggle for Coeducation.

Karp answers questions about his book and how Southerners viewed their 19th-century world.

October 21, 2016
Zimmerli Art Museum

Suman Seth, Cornell University
Tuesday, October 11th
211 Dickinson Hall

Meet Sa'di the Comedian
Dr. Fatemeh Keshavarz
Oct. 11, 2016

In this course, students will produce films that focus on the death of a man killed in the ’68 Trenton Riots.