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Graduate Student Achievements

Our graduate students are out there doing amazing things! A quick roundup of good news from the Fall 2017 semester: Alexander Yarbrough successfully defended his Read More »

Tamara Thornton Awarded Peter J. Gomes Memorial Book Prize

Professor Tamara Thornton has received another honor for her most recent book,┬áNathaniel Bowditch & the Power of Numbers: How a 19th-Century Man of Business, Science, Read More »

Carole Emberton publishes Washington Post Op-Ed

Professor Carole Emberton has published an op-ed with the Washington Post addressing the Chief of Staff John Kelly’s recent comments regarding the causes of the Read More »

Liliana Fernandez Mollinedo Visits UB

UB History was honored to finally host Cuban scholar Liliana Fernandez Mollinedo today after a long and arduous process securing a visa!   In her Read More »

Jonathan Dewald Recognized for Promotion to SUNY Distinguished Professor

On October 26, Professor Jonathan Dewald was honored by UB President Satish Tripathi for his excellence in teaching and scholarship with a medal marking his Read More »

David Herzberg Op-Ed in the Washington Post

Professor David Herzberg has co-authored an op-ed in the Washington Post series, Made by History, on racism and the prescription opioid epidemic. You can read Read More »

Maria Daxenbichler Wins Fellowships

Many congratulations to PhD candidate Maria Daxenbichler, who has landed two fellowships to support research for her dissertation. Maria received a short term travel fellowship Read More »

PhD, MA students honored for work at NYCAS

Many congratulations to Emily Bowlus-Peck and Patrick Nash, who were both honored for their writing this weekend at the New York Conference on Asian Studies Read More »

Erik Seeman’s Co-Edited Volume Released in Second Edition

Professor Erik Seeman’s co-edited anthology, The Atlantic in Global History, has just been published in a second edition. The book includes essays from current and Read More »