http://www.history.upenn.edu/news/index.shtml - Apr 23, 2014 11:01:31 AM - Dec 2, 2004 11:34:51 AM
Thaya Saxby has been awarded a Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) fellowship for intensive study of Korean at the University of Seoul this summer (2014).
Gregory Loh has been awarded a Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) fellowship for intensive study of Japanese at U. C. Berkeley this summer (2014).
Antonio Feros has received the 2014 Dean's Award for Mentorship of Undergraduate Research. The recipients of the 2014 awards for distinguished teaching in the School of Arts and Sciences will be honored at a School-wide reception on Thursday, May 1 at 4:00 p.m. in 200 College Hall.
Emily Merrill has been awarded a Marguerite Bartlett Hamer Dissertation Fellowship at the McNeil Center for Early American Studies for the 2014-2015 academic year. She will be researching and writing her doctoral thesis, entitled “Judging Empire: British Military Courts and the Politics of the Body.”
Tamara Morsel-Eisenberg has been awarded a Graduate Research Fellowship at the Center for Jewish History in New York City for 2014-2015. The fellowship will support her research on the topic "Telling Dangers: Sakana as a Window into Early Modern Halakha."
Lori Daggar has been awarded a 2014-15 Critical Writing Graduate Teaching Fellowship from Penn's Critical Writing Program, for which she will teach one writing seminar per semester during the 2014-2015 year.
The Miller Center of Public Affairs at the University of Virginia has awarded Adam Goodman a National Fellowship (portable) for the 2014-2015 academic year. The fellowship will allow him to complete his dissertation, “Mexican Migrants and the Rise of the Deportation Regime, 1942-2012.”
Ceyda Karamursel has been awarded a Charlotte Newcombe Fellowship in support of her dissertation, entitled "The Worlds of Slave Women in the Late Ottoman Empire and Early Turkish Republic, 1858-1933."
Matthew Kruer has been awarded a Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowship for 2014-2015, to finish "The Susquehannock War: Native Americans, Bacon's Rebellion, and the Forging of the Covenant Chain."
Robert Hegwood has received research fellowships from both the Fulbright Program and the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (the latter administered on the US side by the Social Science Research Council). Robert will be conducting research in Tokyo, Osaka, and Kyoto for his dissertation on "The Social Foundations for Growth: Nikkei Brokers and Japan in the Global Imaginary, 1930-1967."
Dani Holtz has been awarded a Bradley Fellowship for Spring 2014. Dani served as the Assistant Editor for the Oxford Encyclopedia of American Military and Diplomatic History, which came out last year and was just named a Best Reference 2013 by the Library Journal.