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Gray Kidd

Gray F. Kidd heading to Summer School in Critical Theory at the University of Bologna

Ph.D. candidate Gray F. Kidd will participate and present his research at the 2019 edition of the Summer School in Critical Theory at the University...

Jane De Hart

History graduate receives 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award

Jane De Hart (’58, Ph.D.’67 History), receives the 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award from Duke University Graduate School.  



Thavolia Glymph

Thavolia Glymph elected into the Society of American Historians

Thavolia Glymph has been elected to membership in the Society of American Historians in recognition of the literary and scholarly distinction of her historical writing.  

"The ...

Adriane Lentz-Smith

Adriane Lentz-Smith selected as a 2019 Distinguished Alumna of Duke TIP

Adriane Lentz-Smith has been selected as a 2019 Distinguished Alumna of the Duke University Talent Identification Program. Duke TIP’s mission is to recognize academically talented students and provide advanced learning opportunities that foster their intellectual...

2019 Anne Firor Scott Award Winners

The following students are this year's recipients of the Anne Frior Scott Award.  This award is given to help undergraduate and graduate students engaged in research in women's history.

2019 Award Winner  

Nancy MacLean

MacLean's "Democracy in Chains" referenced in NY Times

Nancy MacLeans recent book, "Democracy in Chains", was referenced in a recent op-ed in the New York Times.

Anne Firor Scott Award 2019

The Anne Firor Scott Award is given to help students (undergraduates planning to take the History Senior Honors Seminar and graduates working on seminar projects or dissertations) engaged in research in women's history to spend time in archives and resource centers where they can use original...

Laura Edwards

Laura Edwards featured in The Tobin Project newsletter

The Tobin Project featured Laura Edwards, a convener on their History of American Democracy Project, in their recent news letter.  In the piece, she discusses her new history course, "History of American Democracy".  You can read the newsletter...

Bill Sharman

Bill Sharman publishes essay on refugees and human rights

Bill Sharman recently published an essay in Zeitgeschichte-Online entitled "...