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Prof. Tully Presses Case for Social Studies to State Board of Education

Prof. John Tully, in his dual role as Social Studies Coordinator and President of the Connecticut Council for the Social Studies, was a part of team that made a presentation to the State Board of Education on 1 May. Joined … Continue reading

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Prof. McGrath Presents at International Conference on Medieval Studies

Prof. Kate McGrath will be on two panels at 48th International Congress on Medieval Studies. She will be delivering a paper titled, “Historical Writing as a Form of Communication in Post-Conquest Disputes,” in the session on Communities, Communications, and Conflict. … Continue reading

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Prof. Specter Selected for Seminar at Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies

Prof. Matthew Specter was selected to participate in a two-week summer seminar for faculty at the Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies at the Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington D.C. The 2013 Curt C. and Elise Silberman Seminar for University Faculty … Continue reading

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Dr. Donald Rogers Named Finalist for Teaching Award

Dr. Donald Rogers has been name a Finalist for the CCSU Excellence in Teaching Award. Congratulations!!

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Prof. Specter Awarded Fellowship in Vienna

Prof. Matthew Specter will be Visiting Fellow at the Institute for Human Sciences in Vienna in the Fall semester of 2013. He was awarded the fellowship to work on a second book, “The Realists: The Making of a Transatlantic Foreign Policy … Continue reading

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Prof. Emeagwali Gives Keynote and Becomes Fellow of Historical Society of Nigeria

In October 2012 Professor Gloria Emeagwali gave the Keynote Address at the 57th Annual Conference of the Historical Society of Nigeria. She was made a Fellow of the Historical Society and a Member of Council in a public ceremony. Professor … Continue reading

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Prof. Bergman Publishes Two Pieces

Prof. Jay Bergman’s recent contribution to a symposium on “One Hundred Great Ideas for Higher Education” appears in Academic Questions (Vol. 25, No. 4).  It is entitled “Require Western Civilization.” In addition, his op-ed piece, “My Dinner with Mahmoud,” appeared … Continue reading

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Dr. Donald Rogers Leads Student Seminar on the Electoral College

Dr. Donald Rogers led a High School Student Seminar on the Electoral College on 17 December 2012. The Seminar met at the Statehouse and was broadcast on CT-N. Dr. Rogers led the students through four main questions during the discussion: … Continue reading

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Prof. Warshauer Wins First Annual Bruce Fraser Award

From the CCSU History Page: As head of the Connecticut Civil War Commemoration Commission, Dr. Warshauer received the first annual Bruce Fraser Award from the Association for the Study of Connecticut History (ASCH). The Award was presented at ASCH’s annual … Continue reading

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Prof. Wolff’s Chapter to Appear in New Book

The editorial board of the University of Michigan Press has given the green light to the publication of Writing History in the Digital Age, a collaboration made possible by Kristen Nawrotzki and Jack Dougherty. It will include Prof. Wolff’s essay, “Historian’s … Continue reading

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