2018 History Undergraduate Writing Prize Winners!

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:

Lev Kendrick, '19
Title: A Prehistory of Corporatization: College and University Business Officers, 1909-1955
Course: 21H.390 - Theories and Methods in the Study of History

Janice Ong, '19
Title: Made in His image: The influence of personal motivation in the fostering of Carolingian saints’ cults by Charlemagne’s Einhard and Hincmar of Reims
Course: 21H.134 - Medieval Economic History in Comparative Perspective

Diana Faust, '21
Title: The Power of Female Voters: Why The Eisenhower Campaign’s Use of Television to Target Female Voters  in the 1956 Election Matters
Course: 21H.102 - American History Since 1865

Congratulations to you all!