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Prof. Adriane Lentz-Smith Featured on C-SPAN3

Prof. Lentz-Smith was interviewed at the Organization of American Historians' annual meeting.  View her discussion about African American involvement in World War I

Ashton Merck's Blog Post "When to Do Collaborative Research? Early—and Often"

Graduate student, Ashton Merck writes blog post, "When to Do Collaborative Research? Early—and Often".

You can read the post here.

Reeve Huston Writes Op-Ed in The Hill

Huston writes, "It's no accident President Trump keeps invoking our nation's 7th president," published May 5, 2017.

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Remembering Ronald Witt

A memorial service was held for Professor Emeritus Ronald Witt on Friday, April 28, 2017.

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Duke History Major, Mike Morgan, Trinity '76, featured in Duke Chronicle

North Carolina Supreme Court Judge Mike Morgan — the first African American elected to the State Supreme Court without first being appointed by the governor — discussed in a Duke Chronicle article how Duke University impacted his career. Morgan is a 1976 Duke history and sociology major.

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Prof. William Reddy's Retirement Reception

On Monday, April 10, 2017, colleagues gathered to celebrate Prof. William Reddy's upcoming retirement after 40 years of service at Duke.

Margaret Humphreys receives residency at Shanghai University

During its annual meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana, the Organization of American Historians (OAH) announced that Margaret Humphreys, Duke University, has been selected to receive the 2017 residency at Shanghai University on American Social History of Medicine. The residency...

Max Krochmal Wins Award

Former graduate student, Max Krochmal, now a faculty member at Texas Christian University, was awarded the Frederick Jackson Turner award for the best first book by an American historian at the OAH meeting in New Orleans last week-end. Max's book, Blue Texas:The Making of a...

Cultural Exchange: Jews, Christians, and Art in the Medieval Marketplace

Professor Emeritus Joseph Shatzmiller's 2013 book, "Cultural Exchange: Jews, Christians, and Art in the Medieval Marketplace" is out in paperback edition.

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Prof. Adriane Lentz-Smith Interviewed by Indy Week

Prof. Lentz-Smith has been interviewed on several occasions in relation to the anniversary of the war and her own research.

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