One of nine essential books in the category of Overview is “A Time for Building: The Third Migration 1880-1920,” vol. 3 of Feingold, Henry, ed. “The Jewish People in America,” 5 vols. (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press for the American Jewish Historical Society, 1992). One of five essential books in the category of Politics was “The Prophetic Minority: American Jewish Radicals, 1880-1920” (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1985).
Assistant Professor Heather Morrison (History) was awarded a $16,273 grant by the Botstiber Institute for Austrian-American Studies for a research project titled “To be Austrian or American? The Point at Which Five Eighteenth-Century Adventurers Parted Lives and Embraced Different Identities.”
Professor Susan Books (Secondary Education) was selected to receive a 2011 University of North Carolina Greensboro (UNCG) School of Education Distinguished Career Award. The award was presented on Friday, Sept. 22 at New School of Education Building, UNCG.