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Information Session on applying to Ph.D. Programs

The MA Program in History will be sponsoring an information session on applying to Ph.D. programs on:

TUESDAY, 22 OCTOBER at 6:30 p.m. in the HISTORY SEMINAR  ROOM.

The format will consist of a roundtable discussion by faculty members offering an overview of the process and tips to bear in mind when conceptualizing and revising your application materials. The discussion will be followed by a Q&A.

Book Talk

Professor Adrienne Petty will discuss her new Book Standing Their Ground: on Thursday, October 17th, in the Cohen Library Archives during Club Hours, 12-2pm. The
talk is co-sponsored by the CCNY History Society.

Standing Their Ground tells the story of small farmers in North Carolina and their enduring quest for the agrarian ideal since emancipation. This program is held in conjunction with the traveling exhibition Emancipation and its Legacies, developed by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History in partnership with the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, and on display in the Cohen Library Atrium September 30 - October 28, 2013. Prof. Petty's talk is co-sponsored by CCNY Libraries and the CCNY History Society. Cohen Library is located at 160 Convent Avenue NY, NY 10031. This program is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.