Tag: History

Researcher Earns Distinguished Fellowship to Study Relationship Between War, National Security, and Secrecy

Researcher Earns Distinguished Fellowship to Study Relationship Between War, National Security, and Secrecy

Kate Epstein, an associate professor of history, has earned a 2018 Frederick Burkhardt Residential Fellowship for Recently Tenured Scholars

Posted in: Research Highlights
Beyond the Borders: Citizenship Politics Expert Explains Election Issues Most Important to Latino Americans

Beyond the Borders: Citizenship Politics Expert Explains Election Issues Most Important to Latino Americans

Lorrin Thomas, an associate professor and chair of the Department of History at Rutgers University–Camden, discusses election issues most important to Latino Americans and how candidates can reach this important voting bloc.

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Built to Last: Woll Leaves Lasting Legacy After Distinguished 40-Year Career

Built to Last: Woll Leaves Lasting Legacy After Distinguished 40-Year Career

By Tom McLaughlin As Allen Woll bids farewell to Rutgers University–Camden after a distinguished 40-year career, the longtime professor of history and administrator leaves behind a legacy of mentorship, innovative programs and initiatives, trailblazing scholarship, and philanthropic support. Simply put, he has made Rutgers–Camden a better place. “It is not an overstatement to say that […]

Professor Emeritus of History to Hold Local Book Talk

Professor Emeritus of History to Hold Local Book Talk

Howard Gillette, a professor emeritus of history, will talk about his engaging new book, Class Divide, Yale ’64 and the Conflicted Legacy of the Sixties.

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Graduate Students Organize Reenactment of Historic Continental Army March

Graduate Students Organize Reenactment of Historic Continental Army March

Graduate history students Dave Niescior and Matt White have organized a march that will take Revolutionary War reenactors – depicting Charles Willson Peale’s company of the Philadelphia Associators – from Trenton to Princeton, tracing the footsteps of the Continental Army’s grueling, overnight march from Jan. 2 to 3, 1777.

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