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2018-19 Core Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program
The OAH was saddened to learn of the recent pasing of two longtime members. Their individual obituaries are linked below.
DPLA Announces New Grant
The Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) recently announced a new grant that funds continued work around educator professional development and expansion of our Primary Source Sets project. They have just opened a call for excellent instructors in higher education to join their Education Advisory Committee to assist with this exciting new initiative.
OAH Members Receive 2017 ACLS Collaborative Research Fellowship
OAH members Michael Fitzgerald and Sarah Silkey have received a 2017 ACLS Collaborative Research Fellowship to analyze a newly accessible trove of letters and diaries of Ku Klux Klan supporters that reveals the interpersonal dynamics of racial extremism and the generational conflicts between Victorian gender expectations and notions of southern manhood during Reconstruction and its aftermath. More information about the project and the Collaborative Research Fellowship are available here.
Executive Board Action Items - Fall 2016 Meeting
At its fall 2016 meeting, the OAH Executive Board took action on eight items. The full list can be viewed here.
2017 Election Results
The OAH is pleased to announce the results of the 2017 election. Newly elected officers and board members will begin their terms this spring. The results can be viewed here.