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Historian Baker Presents on Medieval Sectarianism in Islamic World

Christine Baker attended the international Middle East Studies Association Conference and presented a paper titled “Remembering the ‘Shi’i Century’: The Fatimids, Buyids, ‘Abbasids, and local reactions to Tenth-Century ‘Sectarianism’.”

Posted on 12/1/2015 7:25:11 PM

Thomas Goodrich

Condolences to the family of Thomas Goodrich, Emeritus Faculty of History, who passed away on Thursday, November 5, 2015.

Posted on 11/11/2015 10:17:44 PM

Conlin Presents on “Oral History Education in the 21st Century”

Erin Conlin attended the national Oral History Association Annual Conference and presented a paper titled “Incorporating Oral History” on a panel entitled  "Beyond the Interview: Oral History Education in the 21st Century.” 

Posted on 11/2/2015 8:41:25 AM

Botelho Wins Gold at World Fencing Championships

Lynn Botelho of the IUP History Department competed at the 2015 Veteran World Fencing Championships in Limoges, France. Botelho, currently ranked 22nd in the world, was part of the U.S. Women’s Foil Team that won Gold, earning the World Championship title.

Posted on 10/29/2015 9:48:17 AM

Social Studies Education/History Student Becker Receives Student Teacher Award

Katlyn Becker, Department of History and Cook Honors College, was chosen as a co-recipient of the 2015 Pennsylvania Council for Social Studies Student Teacher Award at the PCSS Conference in Harrisburg.

Posted on 10/21/2015 8:39:56 AM

Social Studies Students Attend PCSS Conference

Students majoring in History Social Studies Education attended the Pennsylvania Council of Social Studies Conference (PCSS) in Harrisburg from Oct 15 to 17.

Posted on 10/20/2015 8:22:43 AM

Historian Baker Presents on Paper-Making and the Exchange of Ideas

Professor Christine Baker presented a paper at the Mid Atlantic Region Association for Asian Studies (MAR AAS) conference at the University of Pittsburgh. The theme of the conference was "Asia: Conflict and Cooperation."

Posted on 10/17/2015 11:14:03 AM

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