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September 13, 2018

Seminar on Environmental and Agricultural History: October 5, 2018,  "The Optimism of the Dismal Science: Growth, Economics, and the Natural World in the American Century", Chris Jones,

August 23, 2018

                     Democracy, Citizenship, and Technology Series sponsored by

                        Anthropology, History and STS presents:

                                      

June 11, 2018

The History Faculty is pleased to announce the winners of the 2018 History Undergraduate Writing Prizes, honoring excellence in historical research and writing.  The three awards of $300 each honor MIT historians John W. Dower, Pauline Maier, and Bruce Mazlish.  This year's reciepients are:

May 2, 2018

The History Faculty is soliciting nominations for the 2018 History Undergraduate Writing Prize, honoring excellence in historical research and writing.  There are three awards of $300 that honor MIT historians John W. Dower, Pauline Maier, and Bruce Mazlish.

April 19, 2018

The XVIII World Economic History Congress is taking place on the campus of Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Cambridge Marriott, Kendall Square from July 29-August 3, 2018. Professor Anne McCants, History, MIT, is the Chair of the Organizing Committee for this major conference.

April 19, 2018

The Human Factor/Insurance and Individualism in the U.S.Interview with Caley Horan who is a United States historian who focuses on research interests in the cultural and intellectual

April 19, 2018

Professor Malick Ghachem is a new addition to the Organization of American Historians' Distinguished Lecturers for 2018-19 as is Professor Jessica Wang, University of British Columbia, who received her PhD from the HASTS Doctoral

March 7, 2018

Four professors named 2018 MacVicar Fellows Autor, Capozzola, Raman, and Smith receive MIT's most prestigious undergraduate teaching award. Read