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Dr. Julia Bernier Receives Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship at Georgetown University

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Dr. Julia Bernier, Ph.D. 2017, has received a Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship for the Study of Slavery at Georgetown University for the 2017-2018 academic year. She will support research related to...
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Dr. Jacinta Saffold Receives Mellon/ACLS Public Postdoctoral Fellowship

Monday, August 28, 2017

Dr. Jacinta R. Saffold, Ph.D. 2017, has been awarded a Mellon/ACLS (American Council of Learned Societies) Public Fellows postdoctoral appointment. She will serve as the Associate Director of...
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Distinguished Professor Steven Tracy has been appointed to Distinguished Overseas Professor

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

A Distinguished Overseas Professor is a title and honor the Chinese Ministry of Education give to a foreign professor with internationally-recognized academic achievement and influence in a...
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Forgotten: Springfield’s Black History Is Nowhere In Sight

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Springfield, Massachusetts, was a big abolitionist hub during the days of the Underground Railroad — not that many people know this....
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Professor Tracy Parker Receives Lilly Teaching Fellowship

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Professor Parker received the Lilly Teaching Fellowship for Spring 2018. Congratulations!
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Podcast-Fugitive Science: Empiricism and Freedom in Early African American Culture

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Listen to Professor Britt Rusert talk about her new book, Fugitive Science: Empiricism and Freedom in Early African American Culture (NYU Press), on the New Books Network AfroAm Studies Podcast:...
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