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June 10, 2021

Congratulations to Dylan Cahn who successfully defended his dissertation on June 8th! His dissertation title is, "Going Green: The Transnational History of Organic Farming and Green Identity 1900-…

June 8, 2021

Vincent Chen was awarded the Fellowship for Doctoral Candidates in the Humanities and Social Sciences from Academia Sinica, Taiwan's national academy, for the incoming academic year. He will be…

June 8, 2021

Darcy Benson has accepted a position in the history department of the Trinity School, a private high school in Manhattan. Congratulations, Darcy!

June 7, 2021

Sara Halpern has accepted the position of Visiting Assistant Professor at St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN. She will be teaching courses in migration, gender, and race in Modern European history…

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Peter L. Hahn
Professor and Dean, Arts & Humanities
Ying Zhang
Associate Professor and Director of the Institute for Chinese Studies