Monthly Archives: January 2014

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Grant of the Week: Michael Kraus Research Grant in American Colonial History

The American Historical Association offers the Michael Kraus Research Grants to recognize the most deserving proposal relating to work in progress on a research project in American colonial history, with particular reference to the intercultural aspects of American and European relations. Continue reading

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Tracking the Flu in Historical Perspective

Tom Ewing (professor of history and associate dean for research in the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences at Virginia Tech), coauthor of an article in the January issue of Perspectives on History, has been keeping us updated on projects that use innovative data gathering to report on the spread and severity of the flu this winter. Continue reading