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Carla Pestana Welcomed as the Joyce Appleby Endowed Chair of America in the World

On Sunday, November 4th, the UCLA Department of History officially celebrated the installation of Carla Gardina Pestana as the inaugural Joyce Appleby Endowed Chair of America in the World. Department Chair David N. Myers, Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost Scott Waugh, Joyce Appleby, and Lynn Hunt offered remarks of welcome to Professor Pestana, who completed her graduate work at UCLA in 1987. Following the comments, family, friends, and colleagues toasted Professor Pestana at the reception in the Young Research Library. Congratulations!

Joyce Appleby

Carla Pestana and Gary Nash

Scott Waugh, Joyce Appleby, and David Myers