2015 John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowships

Thu, 04/16/2015
University of Pennsylvania law and history professor Sarah Barringer Gordon and history professor Kathleen Brown have won 2015 John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation...

Stanford Law School

Tue, 04/14/2015

Greg Ablavsky has accepted a tenure-track offer from Stanford Law School, to begin in fall 2015. Greg's dissertation, “Federal Ground: Sovereignty, Property, and Law in the U.S. Territories, 1783-1803,” was supervised by Dan Richter (chair), Sally Gordon, and ...

International Dissertation Research Fellowship

Tue, 04/14/2015

The Social Science Research Council has awarded Beeta Baghoolizadeh an International Dissertation Research Fellowship for 2015-16, to support work on her dissertation, "From Slave to Citizen: Iranian Identity and the Economy of Race, 1840-1941." 

Department of History Undergraduate Research Award Winners 2015

Tue, 04/14/2015

The winners of this year's departmental undergraduate research awards have been announced. Prizes will be distributed at the History Department Graduation Reception on May 17th. 

Lynda Hart Prize in Sexuality Studies

Mon, 04/13/2015

Dawn Androphy was awarded the Lynda Hart Prize in Sexuality Studies for her paper "Before Liberation: Political Ideology and Self-Expression in the U.S. Homophile Movement, 1950-1965." 

ACLS Fellowship

Fri, 04/10/2015

Kathy Peiss was awarded an ACLS fellowship for 2016 for her project "The Collecting Missions of World War II." 

SAS Dissertation Research Fellowships

Fri, 04/10/2015

Eight history graduate students were awarded SAS Dissertation Research Fellowships for 2015-16:

Beeta Baghoolizadeh
Tina Irvine
Salar Mohandesi
Roberto Saba
Kelsey Salvesen...

SAS Penfield Fellowship

Fri, 04/10/2015

Janine van Vliet was  awarded an SAS Penfield Fellowship for dissertation research during academic year 2015-16.

SAS Teece Fellowships

Fri, 04/10/2015

Four history graduate students were awarded SAS Teece Fellowships to conduct dissertation research during 2015-16:

Yakov Feygin
Chris Muenzen
Iuliia Skubytska
Holly Stephens

Guggenheim Fellowships

Fri, 04/10/2015

Kathy Brown and Sally Gordon were awarded Guggenheim Fellowships for 2015-2016.