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OAH Member Named One of 21 Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellows

Cyrus O'Brien, a student member of OAH, has been named one of 21 Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellows for 2017 at the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation. 

The Newcombe Fellowship is the nation’s largest and most prestigious award for Ph.D. candidates in the humanities and social sciences addressing questions of ethical and religious values. Each Fellow will receive a 12-month award of $25,000 to support their final year of dissertation work. 

Mr. O'Brien is completing his dissertation, titled Faith in Imprisonment: Religion and the Development of Mass Incarceration in Florida, in the Department of Anthropology and History at University of Michigan.

More information can be found here (woodrow.org/news/2017-newcombe- fellows-named/)

Posted: May 31, 2017
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