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He will use the grant to work on his research project about slave testimonies in North Africa during the abolition era (1810s-1920s).

Katharine Reed was named valedictorian, and Rafail Zoulis was selected as salutatorian of the Class of 2019.

Old Dominion professors are faculty members in the humanities and humanistic social sciences who are full professors and who have been at the University for a minimum of five years.

He was awarded the Guggenheim Fellowship to complete archival research for his next book, The Division: John Doar, the Justice Department, and the Civil Rights Movement.

Bernadette Pérez shares insights into the role that mentorship played in her academic trajection, including her experiences as an undergraduate and graduate student, as well as her involvement with mentorship for current Princeton undergraduates.

Fall 2019

Looking for an exciting History course? Explore a range of courses from ancient to modern times, world history to history of science.

Debjani Bhattacharyya
Malachi Crawford
Rohit De
Sarah Ghabrial
Stuart McManus
Mary Mitchell
Benjamin Nathans
Judith Surkis
Karl Ubl
George Aumoithe

The Jallianwala Bagh massacre in 1919 left 379 people dead and became a symbol of colonial injustice and violence. Ultimately, it marked the beginning of the end of colonial governance.

The Class of 2019 seniors are joined by their advisers to celebrate their thesis submission.

Her book, The Chinese Must Go: Violence, Exclusion, and the Making of the Alien in America, is "a powerful and deeply humane account of the emergence of the racialized border, the consequences of which have echoed down to the present,” the OAH wrote.

April 2019
Episode 4
Reconstruction: America After the Civil War

Barnes spoke to Princeton Alumni Weekly about the history of amateur blackface minstrel shows and how the vestiges of their popularity can still be felt in American culture.

April 26, 2019
010 East Pyne

The Honorary Degrees are presented to distinguished leaders of business, science, sport, academia, and the arts.

April 10, 2019
5:00 - 6:30pm
Jimmy Stewart Theater, 185 Nassau St.

Through the Ford Fellowship, Sánchez, a second-year Ph.D. student, hopes to become an advocate in the academy for first-generation students and students of color.

Kevin Kruse is one of many academics who are using Twitter to debunk ahistorical statements.

This special art exhibit, curated by Dana Lichtstrahl, showcases the work of local artist, Heather Stoddart Barros. The exhibit will be on display from March 15 - June 7, 2019 and is open to the public Monday-Friday, from 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. The artwork exhibited is available for sale. 

The fellowship supports recently tenured scholars.

Hua Qu, wife of graduate student Xiyue Wang, who is imprisoned in Iran, reflects on the daily struggles everyone in her family faces.