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The college welcomes Edward Lengel and Lt. Col. Suzanne Devlin to the 2017 degree celebrations

The college welcomes Edward Lengel and Lt. Col. Suzanne Devlin to the 2017 degree celebrations

The College of Humanities and Social Sciences is pleased to announce the May 2017 degree celebrations will be led by two outstanding alumni: chief historian for the White House Historical Association, Edward Lengel, and Lt. Col. Suzanne Devlin, a former acting chief of police for the Fairfax County Police Department and the current supervisor of safety and security for Loudoun County Public Schools.

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Lebovic Wins Major Book Prize from the OAH

Lebovic Wins Major Book Prize from the OAH

Lebovic's book "Free Speech and Unfree News" won the 2017 OAH Ellis W. Hawley Prize, which is given annually for the best book-length historical study of the political economy, politics, or institutions of the United States.

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Greet named president of the Association for Latin American Art

Greet named president of the Association for Latin American Art

An associate professor in the Department of History and Art History, Greet specializes in twentieth century Andean art, as well as Latin American artists in Europe. Greet was previously serving as ALAA’s vice president and began her three year term as president at the organization’s annual conference in February 2017.

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US News Ranks Graduate History Program #44

US News Ranks Graduate History Program #44

GMU’s History and Art History Department placed 44th in the latest US News and World Reports ranking of the Best History Graduate programs in the country. This represents a jump of over twenty spots since the last ranking two years ago.

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