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.
Congratulating to Adjunct Instructor Dr. Vanesa Rodriguez-Galindo on being awarded the Association of Public Scholars' 2019 Publication Grant for her forthcoming book "Madrid on the Move: Feeling Modern and Visually Aware in the Nineteenth Century."
Congratulations to Sandra Londoño Ardila for co-editing Vol. 9.2, 2019 of the Journal of World Christianity in association with affiliated faculty member, Dr Bidegain. In addition to the co-written introductory essay, Sandra also published a significant article in the issue under her own name.
The Organization of American Historians (OAH) has selected Dr. Julio Capo as one of 21 new speakers for its Distinguished Lecturer Program. The link to his DLP listing is as follows: https://www.oah.org/lectures/lecturers/view/2081/julio-capo-jr
On October 24th, Dr. Davies delivered the annual Russell Lecture (entitled “The Landscapes of Siege”) for the Archaeological Institute of America. This lecture, delivered at a different venue each year, was hosted by the Department of Classics at the University of Mississippi.