- Dr. Alvita Akiboh, who graduated from IU, AB with Honors in History, in 2013, has accepted a tenure line position in the History Department at Yale University, after declining offers from Michigan and Wisconsin. As a graduate student at Northwestern she managed to devise a research topic that required her to visit archives in the US Virgin Islands, Hawai’i, American Samoa, Guam, the Philippines, and Puerto Rico. She is currently a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Michigan.
- Beyond Truman: Robert H. Ferrell and Crafting the Past by Indiana University alumnus and former Ferrell student Douglas Dixon will be published by Rowman & Littlefield in May. See https://rowman.com/ISBN/9781793627810/Beyond-Truman-Robert-H-Ferrell-and-Crafting-the-Past for details.
- Colin Elliott’s book, Economic Theory and the Roman Monetary Economy, was published by Cambridge University Press.
- Ph.D. candidate Amanda Lanzillo accepted a three-year appointment as a Costen Postdoctoral Fellow with the Princeton University Society of Fellows in the Liberal Arts beginning in Fall 2020.
History in a Time of Coronavirus
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