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Historian Franklin-Rahkonen Selected as Speaker of the Year for Finlandia Foundation

Sharon Franklin-Rahkonen was selected by the Finlandia Foundation to be their Speaker of the Year for 2016-18. 

Posted on 9/7/2016 9:22:38 AM

Historian Conlin Publishes on Community-Based Oral History Projects

Erin Conlin published an article in the Public Historian titled “Organizing and Executing Meaningful and Manageable Community-Based Oral History Projects.”

Posted on 8/30/2016 8:42:08 AM

Historian Baumler Presents “Aviation, Gender, and Modernizing the Chinese Race, 1938–1944”

Alan Baumler presented a paper, “Aviation, Gender, and Modernizing the Chinese Race, 1938–1944,” at the International Society for the Study of the Chinese Overseas conference, University of British Columbia, July 6–8, 2016.

Posted on 7/25/2016 12:36:54 PM

Historians Conlin and Baker Publish Blog Post on Oral History Project

Erin Conlin and Christine Baker collaborated on an oral history project in spring 2016. In Baker's HIST 331, History of the Modern Middle East, with Conlin's assistance, students collected oral histories of Middle Eastern students studying at IUP.

Posted on 7/8/2016 7:53:10 PM

Historian Baumler Publishes Article on Chinese Pilots

Alan Baumler's newly published article, "Keep Calm and Carry On: Airmindedness and Mass Mobilization during the War of Resistance,” can be found in The Journal of Chinese Military History 5, no. 1 (June 1, 2016). 

Posted on 7/8/2016 7:39:09 PM

Congratulations to History Students Who Received 2016 Chacivity Awards

The History Department is incredibly proud of Holly Kresge, Kyle McCollum, and Callie Campbell, three history majors who received Chacivity Awards this week.

Posted on 4/26/2016 3:44:09 PM

Congratulations to History Students Inducted into Phi Alpha Theta

Last week, several IUP History students were inducted into the IUP chapter of Phi Alpha Theta, the national honors society for history students. Members must have a minimum of 3.1 GPA in their History courses and a 3.0 GPA overall.

Posted on 4/25/2016 12:03:10 PM

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