who has been awarded a Bernadette Schmitt Research Grant from the American Historical Association.  This grant supports research in the history of Europe, Asia, and Africa.

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titled "Reimagining Chile's Cold War Experience: From the Conflict's Origins to Salvador Allende's Inauguration," on Friday, April 29, 2016 at 2pm in Social Sciences room 128.  Please join us for the public portion of his defense.  Congratulations, James!

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who successfully defended his dissertation titled "Privileged Nature: Ornithologists, Hunters, Sportsmen and the Dawn of Environmental Conservation in Spain, 1850 to 1918," on Wednesday, April 13, 2016.

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who won the SSRC International Dissertation Research Fellowship for the year 2016-17!  Great job, Ali!

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will be defending her dissertation titled "La Raza Cosmética: Beauty, Race, and Indigeneity in Revolutionary Mexico," on Thursday, April 7, 2016 at 10:00am in Social Sciences room 128.  You are welcome to join us for the public portion of her defense.  Congratulations, Natasha, on the culmination of your studies with the Department of History.

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whose new book, For All of Humanity: Mesoamerican and Colonial Medicine in Enlightenment Guatemala, was awarded Honorable Mention for the inaugural Bandeler-Lavrin Prize, given by the Rocky Mountain Council for Latin American Studies for the best book in colonial history.

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"Beyoncé, Creoles, and Modern Blackness" at

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will appear on an upcoming episode of the television show "Who Do You Think You Are?"  She helped celebrity Aisha Tyler research her ancestry.  The episode airs on Sunday, April 3, 2016 at 9/8c on TLC.  This promo has a few snippets from the episode:

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who recently received SBSRI research grants.

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who recently received a research fellowship from the Huntington Library, San Marino, California.

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