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

Paul Hutton Wins 2017 Spur Award

Departmental News

Posted: Mar 21, 2017 - 12:00am

Paul Hutton won the 2017 Spur Award for Best Western Historical Nonfiction book for The Apache Wars. To read more click here.  He was also selec
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Paul Hutton Curates Museum Exhibition, "Hollywood Southwest: New Mexico in Film and Television"

Departmental News

Posted: Mar 14, 2017 - 12:00am

"Hollywood Southwest: New Mexico in Film and Television," is a new exhibit at Albuquerque Museum curated by Distinguished Professor of History Paul H
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Dr. Jason Scott Smith selected as the Mary Ball Washington Fulbright Scholar at University College Dublin School of History

Departmental News

Posted: Mar 10, 2017 - 12:00am

Congratulations to history professor, Dr. Jason Scott Smith for his selection as the Mary Ball Washington Fulbright Scholar at University College Dub
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AHA Today blog article "A Flag, a Dinner Bell, and a Hand-Dug Well: Using Artifacts to make Meaningful Connections to the Past" by Michelle Martin

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Posted: Mar 08, 2017 - 12:00am

Second year doctoral student, Michelle Martin, recently contributed to the AHA TODAY blog. Click here to read her article, "A Flag, a Dinner Bell, an
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The 2016 Annual Department of History Newsletter

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Posted: Feb 03, 2017 - 12:00am

Click here to see the 2016 Department of History Annual Newsletter.  Correction: page13, Alumni and Emeriti Recent Publications, Apache Adapta
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UNM History Department Mentioned in Chronicle of Higher Education

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Posted: Jan 29, 2017 - 12:00am

UNM History Department mentioned in the Chronicle of Higher Education. For more information click here.
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History alum, Richard Melzer, wins two New Mexico-Arizona Book Awards

Departmental News

Posted: Dec 13, 2016 - 12:00am

Richard A. Melzer, Ph.D. ('79) has won two New Mexico-Arizona Book Awards.  The Best Reference Book Award for "A River Runs Through Us: True Tal
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Yolanda Martinez, recipient of the 2016 Gerald W. May Outstanding Staff Award

Departmental News

Posted: Dec 10, 2016 - 04:00pm

History Department Administrator, Yolanda Martinez, is one of five recipients of the Gerald W. May Outstanding Award for 2016.  Join in the cele
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Emeritus Professor Charles McClelland Publishes New Book

Departmental News

Posted: Dec 06, 2016 - 12:00am

Emeritus Professor Charles McClelland's new book, Berlin, the Mother of All Research Universities 1860–1918 has just been published by Rowman &
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UNM Alum Eric Loomis Article Published in New Republic

Departmental News

Posted: Dec 05, 2016 - 12:00am

UNM Alum Erik Loomis has published an article titled "Toward Working Class Environmentalism" in New Republic.  To read the article click here.
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