IN THE NEWS
Zev Yaroslavsky comments on the Los Angeles Bid for 2024 Olympic Games
Aug 27, 2015
Brenda Stevenson discusses the new generation of black leaders
Aug 25, 2015
UCLA History Alumna nominated for 3 Emmy awards
Aug 24, 2015
Also won 2 Emmys in 2014
History Undergraduates win Research Scholar Awards
Aug 20, 2015
for 2015-2016 academic year
Op-Ed article in L.A. Times by Robin D.G. Kelley
Aug 14, 2015
"Watts: Remember What They Built, Not What They Burned"
History Undergraduate student represents department at the Powell Undergraduate Research Week.
Yiming Ha won the 2015 Library Prize for Undergraduate Research (Social Sciences) for his project: “A Clash of Perceptions: Deceit in the Ming-Japan Negotiations during the Imjin War.”
Lucas Bensley, Magdalyn Schmall, and Neda Hefzi won the 2015 Library Prize for Undergraduate Research (Special Collections) for the “Black Prisoners Project.”
Michael Stinson won the 2015 Library Prize for Undergraduate Research (William Andrews Clark Memorial Library prize) for his paper, “A Good Death”.
Sam Anderson has been awarded the SSRC International Disseration Research Fellowship for Domesticating the Médersa, Taming Islam: “Franco-Muslim” Education in Colonial Northwest Africa
Congratulations to Peter Loewenberg who has been elected to the Board of the International Psychoanalytic Association as a North American Board Representative.
Congratulations to Soraya de Chadarevian who has been awarded a grant from the National Science Foundation for her project "Heredity under the Microscope: A History of Human Chromosomes." This two-year grant of nearly $300,000 will provide Soraya with a 50% teaching release, and travel and research funds to complete research and write a book on this topic. (Read more...)
Congratulations to Debora Silverman who has been awarded the 2015-2016 Fellowship at the Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers in the New York Public Library. Silverman also received (and declined) fellowships for 2015-2016 from the National Humanities Center and the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University.
Congratulations to Peter Loewenberg who has been conferred the "Champion for Psychoanalysis Worldwide" Award by the New Center for Psychoanalysis.
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