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    Micaela Sullivan-Fowler named Distinguished Academic Librarian

    Congratulations to our own Micaela Sullivan-Fowler (Curator and History of Medicine Librarian at Ebling Library, as well as Ebling’s head of marketing and communications) for being named Distinguished Academic Librarian! This rank is given only …

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    Sergio González Earns Ilda Conteris Thomas Award

    Centro Hispano has announced that Sergio González has earned the 2017 Ilda Conteris Thomas Award.  He was honored as part of a year-end banquet hosted by Centro Hispano on Friday, Nov. 17, at the Madison …

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    Lecture: Danielle Lussier

    “Religious Practice and Political Participation in Indonesia: Is There a Link?” Danielle Lussier Assistant Professor of Political Science Grinnell College Friday, November 17, 2017 12:00 PM 206 Ingraham Hall

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    History Department Colloquium

    “The Luther Year” Professor Lee Wandel “Collaboration Refocused: Photography & French Collective Memory, 1944-49.” Abigail Lewis (UW-Madison History PhD Student) Monday, November 20, 2017 11:50-1:20 PM Curti Lounge (Rm. 5233 Humanities Bldg.) Rudy Koshar will …

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    History of Science Brown Bag – Myles Jackson

    “Engineers, Scientists, Musicians, and the Trautonium in Berlin in the 1930s” Myles Jackson Gallatin Research Excellence Professor, New York University Friday, November 17, 2017 12:00 – 1:00 Curti Lounge (Rm. 5233 humanities Bldg.)   Radio …

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    History Department Colloquium

    “The History of Medicine” Nicole Nelson UW-Madison, Assistant Professor of History Emer Lucey UW-Madison, Graduate Student Monday, November 27, 2017 11:50 – 1:20 PM Curti Lounge (Rm. 5234 Humanities Bldg.)

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Upcoming Events

Mon 27

History Department Colloquium

November 27 @ 11:50 am - 1:20 pm
Tue 28

Intellectual History Group Meeting

November 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Dec 01

History of Science Brown Bag

December 1 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Dec 01

History of Science Colloquium

December 1 @ 3:30 pm - 5:15 pm

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Department Newsletter

Chair’s Welcome, Sara Spira Project, Filmmaking and History in Liberia, Historians at Work, Faculty Honors and Awards, Faculty and Emeriti Profiles, History-Making Gifts, Alumni Profiles, Grad Student Research, Wisconsin 101, and more!

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Merle Curti Lecture Series

The annual Merle Curti Lectures commemorate our late colleague Merle Curti, a pioneer in the practice of American intellectual and cultural history, as well as a beloved member of our department for nearly half a century until his death in 1996.