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

Job Search: Assistant Professor in the History of Modern Mexico

Departmental News

Posted: Oct 10, 2017 - 12:00am

The History Department is hiring an Assistant Professor of Modern Mexican History with a start date of August 2018. The University of New Mexico and
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Sarah Davis-Secord publishes new book

Departmental News

Posted: Sep 12, 2017 - 12:00am

In Where Three Worlds Met, Sarah Davis-Secord investigates Sicily's place within the religious, diplomatic, military, commercial, and intellectual ne
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Dr. Luis Campos hosts Library of Congress Astrobiology Symposium: "Life As It Could Be"

Departmental News

Posted: Sep 12, 2017 - 12:00am

What is life? How might life have emerged on Earth or on other worlds? And how might we engineer the future of life—what might we make life to
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New book by Emeritus Professor Richard Robbins

Departmental News

Posted: Aug 29, 2017 - 12:00am

Department of History Emeritus Professor, Richard Robbins, has a new book Overtaken by the Night: One Russian's Journey through Peace, War, Revolutio
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Buffalo Bill Centennial Symposium Rewind, Paul Hutton keynote speaker

Departmental News

Posted: Aug 28, 2017 - 12:00am

The Buffalo Bill Centennial Symposium celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Buffalo Bill Memorial Association took place on August 2-4, 2017. On A
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History Department Alumnus Joseph P. Sanchez (PhD, 1974) and Angelica Sanchez-Clark publish Historic Route 66: A New Mexican Crossroads

Departmental News

Posted: Jul 14, 2017 - 12:00am

Joseph P. Sanchez, history alum and Director of the Spanish Colonial Research Center, and Angelica Sanchez-Clark announced the release of their new b
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Dr. Kimberly Gauderman Awarded the 2017-2018 Snead-Wertheim Endowed Lectureship

Departmental News

Posted: May 23, 2017 - 10:30pm

Dr. Kimberly Gauderman, Associate Professor of Latin American History, has been awarded the 2017-2018 Snead-Wertheim Endowed Lectureship in Anthropol
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Taming New Mexico, documentary on NM federal courts featuring Paul Hutton airs on PBS

Departmental News

Posted: May 18, 2017 - 12:00am

Taming New Mexico, a documentary on the history of the federal courts in New Mexico, airs tonight (May 18) on PBS/KNME at 7pm. It will be rebroadcast
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PhD student Alexandro Jara wins Bilinski Fellowship

Departmental News

Posted: May 04, 2017 - 12:00am

Alexandro Jara, a PhD student under the advisement of Professor Andrew Sandoval-Strauz, has been selected as a 2017 recipient of a Russell J. and Do
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National radio program quotes Jason Scott Smith on the history of American infrastructure

Departmental News

Posted: Apr 06, 2017 - 12:00am

The national radio program, Marketplace, recently aired "When Public Works employed millions" and quoted New Deal historian Jason Scott Smith on the
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