News and Announcements

04/23 - Simon Schama was featured on CNNWorld's Fareed Zakaria GPS: "Was Anti-Semitism an Idea Exported from Europe?"

04/17 - Pamela Smith was mentioned on's feature "Learn from the Best: 100 Notable Professors at Top Research University."

04/16 - The following History undergraduate students have been awarded summer grants to fund research for their thesis projects in European archives and libraries: Nicole Cademartori, David Froomkin, Isabel Genecin, Jake Hamburger, Rachel Hodes, Farin Kautz, and Olivia Lemons. This initiative is being generously supported by the President's Global Innovation Fund.

04/16 - "Thomas Piketty and Millennial Marxists on the Scourge of Inequality," a piece by Timothy Shenk, PhD candidate, was featured in The Nation.

04/14 - Stephen J. Sullivan, 2013 PhD, was selected to receive the 2014 Mary K. Bonsteel Tachau Teacher of the Year Award from the Organization of American Historians.

04/10 - Karl Jacoby was awarded a Fellowship by the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation.

03/31 - Rashid Khalidi was awarded the Lionel Trilling Award, a prize given by the Columbia College Academic Awards Committee for the best book published by the faculty in the last calendar year, for Brokers of Deceit: How the U.S. Has Undermined Peace in the Middle East.

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