October 19, 2020
Congratulations to Hasan Kwame Jeffries
Associate Professor Jeffries' edited volume, Understanding and Teaching the Civil Rights Movement (Univ of Wisconsin Press) published in November 2019, was awarded the AHA’s 2020 James Harvey Robinson prize, which is given “biennially for the teaching aid which has made the most outstanding contribution to the teaching and learning of history in any field for public or educational purposes. The Robinson Prize was established in 1974 by Council and first offered in 1978. It is named in honor of James Harvey Robinson (1863–1936), president of the Association in 1929 and a pioneer in new methods and content of history teaching.”
Congratulations to Professor Jeffries.