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Morton Keller and Julian Zelizer, '91 discuss bipartisanship and the Trump presidency in the Atlantic
April 11, 2017

Memorial planned at OAH meeting in New Orleans for George Washington University Professor Emeritus James Oliver Horton (Ph.D. '73)
March 7, 2017

Carina Ray's book Crossing the Color Line wins AHA 2016 Wesley-Logan Prize
December 19, 2016

Brian Donahue elected member of the American Antiquarian Society
December 2, 2016

Brandeis History Alumnus Benjamin Irvin (Ph.D. 2004) named executive editor of the Journal of American History
October 17, 2016

Princeton Professor Julian Zelizer, Brandeis History '91, writes on campus activism in Brandeis Magazine
July 5, 2016

Paul Jankowski attends Battle of Verdun 100th anniversary commemorative event along with heads of state
June 1, 2016

Paul Jankowski publishes feature article in Le Monde
May 29, 2016

Illustrious Brandeis History Alumna Nancy F. Cott (Ph.D. 1974) Begins Term as Organization of American Historians President
April 26, 2016

PhD candidate Geraldine Gudefin awarded prestigious Posen Foundation fellowship
April, 2016

Naghmeh Sohrabi writes on the power of books in Age of Revolutions blog
April 21, 2016

In a new article for TIME, Ph.D. Candidate Sascha Cohen explores the history of sexual harassment in America
April 12, 2016

Paul Jankowski in demand for expert commentary on the centennial of the Battle of Verdun
March 10, 2016

Paul Jankowski marks 100th Anniversary of the Start of the Battle of Verdun in NY Times Op-ed
February 19, 2016

Greg Childs publishes article in Social Text
January 25, 2016

Xing Hang publishes book, Conflict and Commerce in Maritime East Asia, with Cambridge University Press
January 14, 2016

History Department Statement on #FordHall2015
November 24, 2015

David Engerman elected president of the Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations (SHAFR)
November 4, 2015

French-Canadian docudrama based on Fischer’s book wins a prix Gémeaux
September, 2015

Michael Willrich offers Historical Perspective on Anti-Vaxxers in Brandeis Magazine
September, 2015

Sascha Cohen Marks the 40th Anniversary of Susan Brownmiller's Book, 'Against Our Will' in TIME.
August 26, 2015

David Hackett Fischer wins Pritzker Literature Award for Lifetime Achievement
June 30, 2015

Brandeis History Department Ranks 8th in Nation
March 2, 2015