The Der Mugrdechian SAS Outstanding Book Award for 2015-17 :
This semester, students in 21H.009, "World History and Its Fault Lines Since 1800," are exploring multiple perspectives on imperialism and nationalism with a group of students at Keio University in Tokyo, Japan, through real-time video conferences and online collaborations. Their tasks include
Kenda Mutongi, Professor of African History at Williams College and Visiting Professor of History at MIT, has been selected as the winner of the 2018 Martin A. Klein Prize for the book Matatu: A History of Popular Transportation in
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.
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.
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
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