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Barnes Honored with Baxter Adams Prize

The American Historical Association has named Steven A. Barnes, faculty member, Department of History and Art History and director of the Center for Eurasian Studies, the winner of the 2013 Herbert Baxter Adams Prize for his book Death and Redemption: The Gulag and the Shaping of Soviet Society (Princeton Univ. Press, 2011).

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Alumna Ellyn Van Evra Joins Deadwood History as Curator of Interpretation

Deadwood History, which manages museums and historic sites in Deadwood, SD, has hired Ellyn Van Evra (B.A. History '11) as curator of interpretation.


Prof. Kierner Wins 2012 Richard Slatten Award

The Virginia Historical Society has honored Professor Cynthia Kierner with the 2012 Richard Slatten Award for distinguished contributions to Virginia biography. The award recognizes Kierner's book, Martha Jefferson Randolph, Daughter of Monticello.

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