News & Announcements Archive

Mintz Student Fellowship

Congratulations to Alexey Krichtal who has been awarded a Mintz Student Fellowship for Field Research to support his project, “Liverpool and Cotton: In the history of capitalism, industrialization, slavery, and the Atlantic economy.”


2016-17 Dean’s Teaching Fellows

Congratulations to our 2016-17 Dean’s Teaching Fellows: Christopher Consolino, Nathan Daniels, Jessica Levy, Lauren MacDonald, Sara Rahnama, Kate Sohasky, Mimi Stewart, Rebecca Stoil, Brendan Goldman, John Harris, Neil Weijer, and Jessica Keene. We’re looking forward to a great year–with great courses!


2015 SACRPH Awards

Congratulations to Mo Speller, who has won the Student Research Paper Prize for 2015 from the Society of American City and Regional Planning History (SACRPH) for his essay “From Redliners to Re-investors: Subdividing the City of Saint Louis in the 1970’s”; to Nathan Connolly, whose A World More Concrete was awarded an honorable mention for best […]


Recent PhD Wins Awards

Congratulations to Greg O’Malley, a recent JHU PhD, who has been awarded the American Historical Association’s Morris D.Forkosh Prize in the field of British, British Imperial, or British Commonwealth history since 1485, and the American Historical Association’s James Rawley Prize for the integration of Atlantic worlds before the 20th century for his book, “Final Passages: the Intercolonial […]


Prof. Kwass’ Book ‘Contraband’ Wins Prize

contraband book cover

Please join the History Department in offering congratulations to Professor Michael Kwass, whose book Contraband has just won the Kenshur Prize of the Center for Eighteenth-Century Studies at Indiana University—now its third prize, to add to the Gilbert Chinard Prize from the Society for French Historical Studies and the Annibel Jenkins Biography prize from the […]