Departmental News

Congratulations

HISTORY DEPARTMENT 2019 GRADUATES ENTERING GRADUATE SCHOOL:

**Nabila Akthar, a BA/MA student, will enter Princeton’s Ph.D. program in history in the fall. (She was also accepted at Columbia, the University of Pennsylvania, and Yale.) 


**Josiah Agustin Mendez, a BA student with a double major in history and architecture, was accepted to U.C. Davis’s Ph.D. program in history. 


**Deena Ecker and David Pultz, MA students, will enter the CUNY Graduate Center’s Ph.D. program in the fall, representing two-fifths of the Americanists in the entering class. 


** Ivana Lazaroska, a double major in history and political science, will attend Vanderbilt’s Ph.D. program in history in the fall.

 

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Prof. Laurie Woodard wins 2018 National Endowment for the Humanities award. 

See https://www.ccny.cuny.edu/news/historian-laurie-woodard-ccny’s-latest-neh-award-winner

 

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Three members of our esteemed faculty have won 2018 CUNY awards to complete their book projects,

out of a total 24 awards throughout the CUNY system. 

Ask them about their work when you pass in the halls:

Dr. Danian Hu

Dr. Lale Can

Dr. Seiji Shirane