Department of History

MSC06 3760
Mesa Vista Hall , Room 1104
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Phone: (505) 277-2451
Fax: (505) 277-6023

Departmental News

Congratulations to Aleja Allen, History MA 2018, on her Award

Departmental News

Posted: Sep 20, 2018 - 12:00pm

Aleja Allen, 2018 graduate of UNM's MA History program, has won a Phi Alpha Theta  national prize for her paper, “What Kind of Ulster Do Y
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Dr. Jefferson Presents Research

Departmental News

Jefferson Brochure

Posted: Sep 17, 2018 - 12:00am

On September 23 and 24, Dr. Robert Jefferson presents his research on  African American GIs, Cultural Politics, and the Southwest Pacific Theate
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Taylor Spence Invited to be a Lead Scholar

Departmental News

Posted: Sep 14, 2018 - 12:00am

The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History has invited Dr. Taylor Spence to be a Lead Scholar at a weekend teaching seminar in Tempe, Arizona s
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Erik Loomis (PhD 2008) Writes OP-ED piece for New York Times

Departmental News

Posted: Sep 12, 2018 - 12:00am

Erik Loomis (PhD 2008) has written an OP-ED piece for the New York Times.  To read the article click here.
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PhD Student Zonnie Gorman Awarded Research Grant

Departmental News

Posted: Aug 23, 2018 - 12:00am

Zonnie Gorman has been awarded a Research Grant through the Marine Corps Heritage Foundation. She has been asked to join the exhibits team at the Nat
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Sam Truett Contributes to an Article Published in BioScience

Departmental News

Posted: Aug 21, 2018 - 12:00am

The History Department's own Sam Truett was a contributer to an article titled "The Border Wall Endangers the Future of Humanity and Nature" publishe
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Dr. Kent Blansett opens exhibit commemorating Native American occupation of Alcatraz

Departmental News

Posted: Aug 01, 2018 - 12:00am

Kent Blansett (UNM History PhD, 2011), associate professor of history and Native American Studies at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, opened a ne
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Christopher Steinke (PhD, UNM 2015) uncovers historical map

Departmental News

Posted: Jun 14, 2018 - 12:00am

Christopher Steinke (PhD, UNM 2015) has uncovered heretofore unknown map drawn by an Arikara leader named Too Né, whom Lewis and Clark met on to
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The Institute for Medieval Studies hosts its Thirty-Third Spring Lecture Series, "Sacred Objects and Places of the Middle Ages"

Departmental News

Posted: Apr 13, 2018 - 12:00am

The Institute for Medieval Studies hosts its Thirty-Third Spring Lecture Series, "Sacred Objects and Places of the Middle Ages," April 23-26. For a f
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Undergraduate history major scholarships available, deadline April 16

Departmental News

Posted: Apr 05, 2018 - 12:00am

Calling all history majors! There are multiple undergraduate scholarships available. Please apply! Due Date: April 16, 2018 by NOON. Grunsfeld Memori
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