The AHA Council has been hearing from department chairs and directors of graduate studies about prospective graduate students being pressured to accept funding packages earlier than the national deadline of April 15.
The AHA has been following the controversy over the College Board’s revised curriculum framework for Advanced Placement US History.
Today’s What We’re Reading features the unstoppable Teddy Roosevelt, student walkouts in Colorado, animals on trial, and much more!
The Appropriations Committee of the House of Representatives has voted to restore the $8 million cut to the National Endowment for the Humanities budget initially recommended by the Interior appropriations subcommittee for fiscal year 2015.
The April and May issues were the first issues I worked on from beginning to end as the new associate editor of Perspectives on History.
Today’s What We’re Reading features a look at 12 Years a Slave in contemporary Louisiana, balancing STEM, our growing move toward social media echo chambers, and much more!
The following action alert was issued by the National Humanities Alliance in support of funding for the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH).
Yesterday, a short distance from the AHA offices, supporters of immigration reform marched on the National Mall, as a bipartisan group of eight senators continue deliberations that have been alternately described as “stuck,” “close,” “virtually complete,” or “about to get serious.” The senators will likely reveal their plan for comprehensive immigration reform, if there is one, today.
In response to the flurry of activity on this previously languishing issue, the National History Center, a project of the American Historical Association, sponsored a congressional briefing in the Rayburn House Office Building last Friday.