News

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... [...]

Monday, March 26, 2018

Nau Center 2018 Signature Conference: Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Q. How much does the conference cost and do I need to register in advance?
    A. The conference is free to attend and no advance registration is... [...]
Monday, March 26, 2018

UVA graduate students Jesse George-Nichol and Daniel Sunshine participated in a panel titled “The Union Forever: The Virginia Union Movement Beyond the Secession Winter” at the Virginia History Forum,... [...]

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Brianna Kirk, a first-year history Ph.D. student at UVA studying the Civil War and Reconstruction under the direction of Nau Center Associate Director Elizabeth R. Varon, has recently been named one of two graduate research associates at the... [...]

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

On Saturday, January 13, 2018, Managing Director Will Kurtz gave a presentation about the Center’s “Black Virginians in Blue” project at the American Civil War Museum’s Appomattox... [...]