Loyola University Maryland

Department of History

Whiteford Medal 2010-2011

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Congratulations to James Hankel, who has been named the 2010-2011 Whiteford Medalist! The Whiteford Medal is the oldest departmental medal at Loyola and honors an outstanding senior history major. In addition to his excellent GPA, James also completed an honors thesis entitled "Medieval Spain, El Cid, and the First Crusade: An Examination of Mercenaries in the Medieval Period." The thesis was directed by Prof. DeVries.