A Reunion with Xiyue Wang & Friends
From Princeton to Evin Prison & Back Again
Thursday, March 12, 2020
4:30pm - 6:30pm
Chancellor Green Rotunda
Robert Zeinstra Awarded Guggenheim Dissertation Fellowship
Zeinstra's dissertation project is entitled "Bush War: Environmental Reckonings of Zimbabwe's Liberation War."
Article by Randall Pippenger *18 Wins Van Courtlandt Elliott Prize
The Van Courtlandt Elliott Prize recognizes a first article of outstanding quality in the field of medieval studies.
The graduate program in History values an approach to scholarship grounded in the particular while retaining a sense of the whole. The faculty encourage students to take as comprehensive a view of history as possible with the goal of cultivating a far-reaching understanding of the past. Throughout their enrollment, students develop the necessary skills to conduct discipline-defining research.
Vibrant intellectual communities within the department and across campus encourage students to engage in interdisciplinary conversations with faculty, other students, and visiting scholars. Faculty advisers supervise the progress of each student and closely oversee the research and writing of the dissertation. Deep departmental commitment to professional development aids students in becoming expert historians and effective teachers.
Explore the various fields of inquiry pursued by currently enrolled students by reading their profiles.