"Whiteford Medal Winner"
The History Department wishes to congratulate Calix O'Hara for his receipt of the 2016-2017 Whiteford Medal in History! The Whiteford Medal is the greatest honor and most prestigious award of the History Department and was bestowed on Calixat graduation. It is granted to a graduating senior history major who achieved an outstanding grade point average and whose written work holds promise of noteworthy contributions to historical scholarship. Congratulations, Calix!
Congratulations to all graduating History majors! Here is a short article you might find useful: "Entering the Job Market with a BA in History."
Click here to read the recent Loyola Today article in written by Jenna Anne Chan, '15 about David Carey, Jr. entitled Uncovering hidden voices of the past.Congratulations to Professor David Carey Jr., the second holder of the Doehler Chair in History, who is the co-recipient of the Latin American Studies Association’s 2015 Bryce Wood Book Award for his book I Ask for Justice: Maya Women, Dictators, and Crime in Guatemala, 1898-1944 (Austin: University of Texas Press, 2013)! LASA is the most important professional organization for scholars of Latin America in the United States. The book award is given each year to an outstanding book on Latin America in the social sciences and humanities that was published in English in the United States.
Check out the History Department Spring 2016 Newsletter.