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  • Jul 10, 2014 - What We’re Reading: July 10, 2014

    Today’s What We’re Reading features the debate (and removal) of Confederate flags on a university campus, a crusty 118-year-old sandwich makes international news, little known facts about the Founding Fathers (via the Onion), and much more! History Links Contested The post What We’re Reading: July 10, 2014 appeared first on American Historical Association.…  Learn More >

  • Jul 9, 2014 - Teaching Undergraduates: A Conversation in Brooklyn

    The following piece is an excerpt taken from a summer 2014 Perspectives on History article of the same title, written by Elaine Carey, Sara Haviland, Eric Platt, Sarah Shurts, and Emily Tai. On May 20, 130 historians, administrators, and public historians The post Teaching Undergraduates: A Conversation in Brooklyn appeared first on American Historical Association.…  Learn More >

  • Jul 9, 2014 - AHA Member Spotlight: Yuen-Gen Liang

    AHA members are involved in all fields of history, with wide-ranging specializations, interests, and areas of employment. To recognize our talented and eclectic membership, AHA Today features a regular AHA Member Spotlight series. Yuen-Gen Liang is the founder of the The post AHA Member Spotlight: Yuen-Gen Liang appeared first on American Historical Association.…  Learn More >

Introducing AHA Communities: An Online Hub for Historians

We are proud to launch AHA Communities, a new platform for online communication and collaboration. Our goal is that AHA Communities will serve as a new space for the history community to connect, share ideas, discuss professional and theoretical issues, and take advantage of the digital tools AHA Communities has to offer.

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JPASS Discount Now Available for AHA Members

JSTORMembers of the American Historical Association are able to purchase a 1-year JPASS access plan for $99-a 50% discount on the listed rate. JPASS includes unlimited reading and 120 article downloads-not only to the American Historical Review but to more than 1,500 humanities, social science, and science journals in the JSTOR archival collections.

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What I Do: A Conversation with Rachel Reinhard

For the past nine months we have been talking to historians who work beyond the professoriate, and posting the videos on the AHA's YouTube channel. Our most recent installment, a conversation with Rachel Reinhard, brings the number of videos to six.

Reinhard told us about her role as the director of the UC Berkeley History-Social Science Project, which serves, she says, "as a bridge between the university and K-12 classrooms, and [supports] the professional development of K-12 instruction." 

What I Do: Historians Talk About Their Work