Dr Martha Few has received an SBSRI Fellowship: Research Professorship, Social and Behavioral Sciences Research Institute, University of Arizona, 2008-2009.


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Dr Paul Milliman received the Ambassador Kazimierz Dziewanowski Memorial Award for the best doctoral dissertation on a Polish topic accepted at an American university in 2007, jointly sponsored by the Polish Institute of Arts & Sciences of America (PIASA) and the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Washington, DC. He also received a Junior Faculty Conference Grant from UA International Affairs to present a paper at the University of Leeds in September.


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Matthew J. Furlong received the American History Association's Bernadotte E. Schmitt
Grant for Research in European, African, or Asian History; the Albert J. Beveridge Grant for Research in the History of the Western Hemisphere (also from the AHA); a grant from Program for Cultural Cooperation from the Spanish Ministry of Culture; and the fellowship for the Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad. The first three awards will fund dissertation research in Spain, while the... Read more

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Amanda Lopez received the Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowship and have been invited to present her work on cremation and public health in Mexico at the annual Ford Fellows Conference in Washington DC in September.


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Amelia Kiddle was awarded the Manuscript Society's Maass Research Grant for
travel to Argentina, Chile, and Brazil to research her dissertation "La
Politica del Buen Amigo": Mexican Relations with Latin America during the
Presidency of Lazaro Cardenas, 1934-1940."


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Mary Kovel received the IHR Mellon Fellowship and a grant from the Historical Society of the Episcopal Church (HSEC).


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The Department of History at the University of Arizona is pleased to announce that three scholars have joined the department as Assistant Professors. Dr. Benjamin Irvin specializes in the history of the early American Republic. Two scholars from Columbia University, Dr. Miranda Spieler and Dr. Fabio Lanza, bring expertise in modern France and modern China. Dr.Spieler's research focuses on the history of violence and slavery in French Guiana. Dr. Lanza, a native of Italy, studies the student... Read more

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Dr William Beezley published a new book Mexican National Identity: Memory, Innuendo and Popular Culture.


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Dear History students,

Thank you to all who applied for History scholarships for the Spring, 2008 semester. Congratulations to the following students who were selected to receive these awards:

Rocco Magni - Grace & Robert Cosgrove Scholarship Mary Alexander - Loretta & Joseph Cummings Scholarship Michael Baratta - William J. DeLong Scholarship Madison John - Donohoe Scholarship & History Undergraduate Scholarship Kelsey Allen - J. Robert Vignery Scholarship... Read more

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Richard A. Cosgrove Graduate Award –

Ryan Alexander

Serpil Atamaz-Hazar

Brett Bebber

Pamela Bennett

Elizabeth Henson

Alex Hidalgo

Julie Kang

Amie Kiddle

Mary Kovel

James Lockhart

William H. Hesketh Memorial Fellowship –

Julie Kang

... Read more

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