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German Palacio (PhD, 2003) receives Fulbright Fellowship at University of Wisconsin-Madison


We would like to extend our congratulations to PhD graduate Germán A. Palacio Castañeda (2003), who has recently been awarded a Fulbright scholarship to be a visiting researcher at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Dr. Okezi Otovo publishes article in Law and History Review


Congratulations to Dr. Otovo for the publication of her article, “Marrying ‘Well’: Debating Consanguinity, Matrimonial Law, and Brazilian Legal Medicine, 1890-1930,” in the Law and History Review 33:3 (August 2015): 703-743.

Jenna Gibbs receives post-doctoral fellowship at Stanford Humanities Center


For the academic year of 2015 to 2016, Jenna Gibbs will be a post-doctoral fellow at the Stanford Humanities Center. She was selected for this fellowship to begin writing her second book, "Evangelicalism, Slavery, and Empire: the Global Latrobe Family," for which she will be completing the research in Australia, South Africa, and Germany over the summer.

History Happenings

The FIU Department of History currently has three open positions!

The FIU chapter of Phi Alpha Theta sponsored a trip to the History Miami International Map Fair on February 7, 2015. Click here for photos of their visit.

Prof. Ricardo Salvatore, who joined our faculty in Spring 2014 and offered a graduate seminar on Informal Empires, gave our first Atlantic Symposium discussion of the academic year, supported by Council on Student Organizations. Click here to see his talk.

Famous History Majors
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Read some of our graduate placement successes stories: Graduate Placement

Read stories about the successes of some our terrific recent MAs and PhDs: Graduate Student Successes

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