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Thursday, May 2, 2019

Rachel Shelden, a 2011 graduate of UVA's doctoral degree in History and current associate professor in the Department of History at the University of Oklahoma, has been named director of the George and... [...]

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

The John L. Nau III Center for Civil War History at the University of Virginia is pleased to announce Amy Murrell Taylor’s Embattled Freedom: Journeys through the Civil War’s Slave Refugee Camps (University of North Carolina,... [...]

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

On April 5, Amy Murrell Taylor, a 2001 graduate of our History PhD program, was awarded both the "Avery Craven Award" and the "Merle Curti Social History Award" at this year's Oraganization of American Historians conference held this year in... [...]

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Peter Luebke, a recent UVA PhD History graduate currently serving as an historian at the U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command, just published an new edition of... [...]

Monday, March 18, 2019

UVA History PhD Candidate Brianna Kirk was recently awarded the best student paper award from the Virginia Forum's annual conference last week for her paper titled, "'No Safety for Union Men': The Norfolk Race Riot of 1866 and Military Occupation... [...]