curator of ethnohistory at the Arizona State Museum and a faculty affiliate in the Department of History, the 2018 Wayne N. Aspinall Chair in History.  Michael will spend three weeks next spring on the Grand Junction campus teaching a course on the intersection of law and history and will give a public lecture on his research into the living legacies of Spanish and Mexican natural resource law in the North American West.  Congratulations, Michael!

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History's 2017 recipient of the Colonial Dames of America in Arizona Scholarship!  Casey is an undergraduate History major focusing in American History.

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for being named one of the 2017 fellows of the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation in the category of Intellectual & Cultural History!

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History graduate students DANIELLE BLALOCK (Chile), CORY DAVIS (Germany), and RUTH OROPEZA (Spain) all received Fulbright awards for next year! 

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at and join in the fun of being part of a group that loves to learn, host speakers, and get together for an occasional game night!

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to present on grant and fellowship applications on Friday, March 24, 2017, at 4pm in Social Sciences room 128.

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The Yellow River: The Problem of Water in Modern China was awarded the 2016 Cecil B. Currey Book Prize by the Association of Global South Studies in November 2016.  Congratulations!

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On Friday, February 24, 4:00-5:30 in Social Sciences 411, Professor Emma Pere of the University of Colorado will speak on Queering Decolonial History in the Borderlands: "The Female Warrior," 1836 and the El Paso Court Case, 1891.

Post date: Mon, 20/02/2017 - 11:48am

Finding Churchill:  A Case Study in Performing Research Fieldwork ~ Noon, Thursday, January 26, 2017, in Social Sciences room 128.  Pizza and refreshments will be available!  Open to all students.

Post date: Tue, 17/01/2017 - 4:46pm

With great sadness, the History Department shares the news that Bert J. Barickman, Associate Professor of History, died on Saturday, November 12. He came to the University of Arizona as an assistant professor in 1990 and taught his last class two days before his death.  Professor Barickman enjoyed a close affiliation with Latin American Studies as well as History. A historian of Brazil and modern Latin America, his early work examined slave households and plantation agriculture in the Bahia... Read more

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