Congratulations to Dr. Christine Ardalan on being the recipient of the Florida Historical Society's Harry T. and Harriette V. Moore award for her book "Public Health Nursing in Jim Crow Florida." This is a major accomplishment.
On Thursday Feb 20th, Dr. Gwyn Davies will deliver the Annual Feinstone Lecture on the Archaeology of Israel at the University of Missouri, Kansas City on behalf of the Archaeological Institute of America. This is the second time that Dr. Davies has been selected to deliver this national lecture and will also be his second named lectureship this academic year.
The Department of History undergrad fellowships to support talented and ambitious undergraduate students have been extended to Friday March 6, 2020. Click for more information.
Dr. Bianca Premo is the guest Blogger for the Legal History Blog for the month of January. She is responsible for seven separate blogs in a series entitled 'Paperless Law and Extrajudicial Legality'. Two of the blogs have been written in conjunction with Dr. Judith Mansilla and a third has Ph.D. candidate John Ermer as a joint author. For more details click the attached.
Florida International University’s Department of History Graduate Student Association (DOHGSA) is pleased to announce their 20th annual Graduate Student Conference on Friday, April 3, 2020 on the Modesto A. Maidique Campus (MMC) of Florida International University in Miami, Florida. The conference will feature a mixed format that includes panels and workshops.
Congratulations to Dr. Kenneth Lipartito for the publication of his new edited volume (with Lisa Jacobson) Capitalism's Hidden Worlds through the University of Pennsylvania Press.
Congratulations to history major Juan Debasa, who was selected for a prestigious Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities Internship program. He will spend this semester in Washington DC at the Library of Congress on a fully-funded internship.
Congratulations to Dr. Christopher Calvo for the publication of his book The Emergence of Capitalism in Early America through the University of Florida Press. Dr. Calvo, a former mentee of Dr. Lipartito, obtained his Ph.D. in Spring 2012 and is a regular adjunct professor in the Department of History. Click for more information.
Ph. D. candidate Clinton Hough has been selected for the competitive 2020 Doctoral Colloquium at the Business History Conference in Charlotte, NC. This forum allows candidates to present their research proposals and future plans to a distinguished panel of faculty in a two day intensive seminar designed to help them further their research and writing goals. No more than ten participants are selected each year. Congratulations to Clinton and to his advisor, Dr. Ken Lipartito.
Congratulations to Josh Goodwin for being named as a 'Worlds Ahead Scholar' for the Fall of 2019.