OAH Insights

Welcome to OAH Insights, where you can find information about issues affecting the history community, current happening around the profession, and updates from the OAH, its committees, and partners. This page is intended to keep our community of U.S. historians up to date on all things related to the teaching and practice of history.

We welcome submissions from around the history community. Email us here.

For Calls for Papers/Proposals, information about other organizations' conferences/meetings, or professional opportunities being offered by other organizations and associations, go to Opportunities for Historians

OAH Responds to UW-Stevens Point Eliminating Humanities Majors

Posted: March 16, 2018
Tagged: Around the Profession, Advocacy

Annual Meeting Roundup: “Forms of Recovery: A Roundtable on Historical Silences, Restoration, and Commemoration” Session Preview

Posted: March 13, 2018
Tagged: Conference, Previews, Digital Humanities

Annual Meeting Roundup: “Teaching Contested History: Digital Archives and Digital Maps” Workshop Preview

Posted: March 13, 2018
Tagged: Conference, Previews, Teaching, Digital Humanities

Annual Meeting Roundup: “They Broke Down Barriers: They Transformed History” Session Preview

Posted: March 5, 2018
Tagged: Conference, OAH Works, Previews, Around the Profession

The Roots and Resistance of Contingent Faculty Labor in California

Posted: March 1, 2018
Tagged: Conference, Resources

Annual Meeting Roundup: “Why Puerto Rico Matters to Historians of the United States” Session Preview

Posted: February 28, 2018
Tagged: Previews, Conference, OAH Works

Navigating the 2018 Annual Meeting: Sacramento, California, April 12–14, 2018

Posted: February 20, 2018
Tagged: Conference

Annual Meeting Roundup: “Policing Settler Colonies: Life and Death in North America” Session Preview

Posted: February 19, 2018
Tagged: Conference, OAHistorian, Historicizing Today, Previews

Annual Meeting Roundup: “The History Makers VJ Mixtape: Presenting Traditional Oral History in an Innovative Digital Form” Workshop Preview

Posted: February 15, 2018
Tagged: OAHistorian, OAH Works, Conference, Resources, Previews, AfAm, Public History

Fall Executive Board Meeting

Posted: February 9, 2018
Tagged: OAH Works, From the Executive Director

Clio's Kudos | 2.9.2018

Posted: February 9, 2018
Tagged: Clio's Kudos, OAHistorian

Urban History Association Call for Submissions

Posted: February 9, 2018
Tagged: Around the Profession, Conference

Annual Meeting Roundup "Growing Up and Growing Older in the United States: Age as a Category of Analysis"

Posted: January 22, 2018
Tagged: Conference, OAH Works, OAHistorian, Previews

OAH Executive Board Statement to Members about Hyatt Regency Sacramento

Posted: January 17, 2018
Tagged: Conference, OAH Works

Institute for the Editing of Historical Documents, 17 – 21 June 2018, Olympia, Washington

Posted: December 15, 2017
Tagged: Conference

U.S. History Happens Here: The 2018 OAH Annual Meeting

Posted: November 2, 2017
Tagged: Conference, OAH Works

The Conference Badge: You in 100 characters

Posted: November 1, 2017
Tagged: Conference, OAH Works

National Humanities Alliance Update

Posted: September 28, 2017
Tagged: Advocacy, Around the Profession

OAH Endorses AHA Statement on Confederate Monuments

Posted: August 31, 2017
Tagged: Advocacy, OAH Statements, Around the Profession

Announcing OAH Crossroads - an online community for U.S. historians

Posted: July 12, 2017
Tagged: Conference