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Dr. Chantalle Verna publishes her article in the journal Diplomatic History


Dr. Chantalle Verna's article "Haiti, the Rockefeller Foundation, and UNESCO's Pilot Project in Fundamental Education, 1948-1953." has appeared in the April 2016 issue of Diplomatic History.

Congratulations to Dr. April Merleaux


We are pleased to learn that Dr. April Merleaux's recent book, Sugar and Civilization, has just received the Myrna Bernath Book Award from the Society of Historians of American Foreign Relations (SHAFR). This award recognizes the best book published in 2015 in the fields of U.S. foreign relations, transnational history, and related areas. This is a major accomplishment that confirms April's stature in the field at an early stage in her career.

Congratulations to Talia Amador '15


Our congratulations to history major Talia Amador, BA class of 2015, who will be entering Columbia University to pursue an MA in Museum Anthropology. She had many good options and we wish her nothing but success as she continues her journey.

Upcoming Events

Fragile Habitat at the Northeast Dade-Aventura Library

05/28/2016 03:00 PM

Explore the challenges Miami faces from climate change through culture and history. Join local scholars and environmentalists for stories about our connections to this unique and fragile landscape. How can we come together to imagine our future and prioritize what is most valuable, just, and worthy of preservation? What is at risk right now and how can we build resilient communities? Share your stories and hear new ones.

The History of the World in Your Own Backyard: Mangos and Mango Trees

06/16/2016 06:45 PM

Tour the unique collection of mangos from around the world at The Kampong, learn and discuss with local environmental humanities scholars. Free and open to the public, but registration is requested. Click the link above for more information.

Contact Us

Florida International University
Modesto A. Maidique Campus
Deuxieme Maison, Room DM 397
11200 SW 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199

Tel: 305-348-2328
Fax: 305-348-3561

For more information about our graduate students, please see the DOHGSA website.

History Happenings

Prof. Kenneth Lipartito's recent article in the American Historical Review, "Reassembling the Economic: New Departures in Historical Materialism," is available for free access at this link.

Famous History Majors
Click to see. You might be surprised.

Read some of our graduate placement successes stories: Graduate Placement

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