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OAH Annual Meeting in St. Louis, Missouri

April 16 to April 19, 2015
America's Center and Renaissance Grand Hotel


Recap, read highlights, and browse pictures here!

NEW! 2015 Regional Workshop

July 17 to July 19, 2015
Glendale College

"Diversity in the American West"

The Organization of American Historians is pleased to announce its Summer 2015 Regional Workshop. The 3-day workshop, titled "Diversity in the American West," will be held on the campus of Glendale Community College, located ten miles north of downtown Los Angeles, from Friday, July 17 through Sunday, July 19, 2015.

The purpose of this workshop is to offer history educators a meaningful opportunity to learn more about the diverse people, places, and historical themes of the American West. Some questions to consider include the following: What are the major trends in contemporary research and historiography of the American West, particularly as they relate to the theme of diversity? What strategies can be used to engage students and the general public in the history of the American West? How might instructors build and enhance their teaching of American History survey courses to include the history of the American West?

2016 OAH Annual Meeting

Providence, Rhode Island
Thursday, April 7 to Sunday, April 10
Rhode Island Convention Center

"On Leadership"

In this presidential election year the Program Committee chose the theme "On Leadership," exploring any aspect of leadership in American history. The character, origin, and practice of leadership; its successes, achievements, disappointments, and failures in any and every area of American life from the earliest years of human settlement to the early twenty-first century will be the principal topics of the 2016 OAH Annual Meeting.