News

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

The Nau Center and UVA’s Civil War PhD alumni will be out in force at this year’s Society of Civil War Historians Conference in Pittsburgh (May 31-June 2, 2018).

On Friday morning, 2018 graduate Lauren N. Haumesser and Professor Brian D.... [...]

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Lauren Haumesser has won the 2018 Women, Gender & Sexuality Zora Neale Hurston Graduate Essay Contest for her paper “‘Domestic Institutions’: Gendered Language and the Debates over Territorial Slavery... [...]

Friday, April 27, 2018

We are pleased to announce Phd Candidate Brian Neumann recently received a fellowship from the Jefferon Scholars Foundation. Neumann's fellowship will help support him in his final years in the... [...]

Monday, April 16, 2018

The Nau Center is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a 2018 grant from the Jefferson Trust to fund its two digital projects, “Black Virginians in Blue” and “UVA Unionists.” Both efforts will complicate and enrich our understanding of... [...]

Monday, April 9, 2018

The John L. Nau III Center for Civil War History at the University of Virginia is pleased to announce the hiring of Professor Caroline E. Janney as the Center’s new director. Janney also will become the university’s second John L. Nau III... [...]