History

Alumni Focus: Andrew Ringlee

History doctoral alumnus made the most of his opportunities at Carolina and now works with historians, Vietnam veterans in Department of Defense role

Kathryn Lofton gives 2018 Doctoral Hooding Ceremony keynote address

Kathryn Lofton – award-winning Yale professor, author, graduate alumna of UNC-Chapel Hill – to give 2018 Doctoral Hooding Ceremony keynote address

Alumni Focus: Mikaëla Adams

Former Sequoyah Fellow, author of book on Native American tribal citizenship, reflects on her work and cherished memories of Carolina.

History professor receives 2016 Faculty Award for Excellence in Doctoral Mentoring

Donald J. Raleigh, the Jay Richard Judson distinguished professor of history at UNC-Chapel Hill, has received the 2016 Faculty Award for Excellence in Doctoral Mentoring.

Mentoring matters

Theda Perdue, the Atlanta Distinguished Professor Emerita of Southern Culture, and Malinda Maynor Lowery, Associate Professor of History and Director of the Southern Oral History Program, talk about the importance of mentoring across a lifetime.

Theda Perdue: Academic superhero

Theda Perdue has amassed many accolades and achievements during her career of 30-plus years. She says her most rewarding role can be summed up in three words: graduate student mentor.

Mortensen, Ransom receive prestigious Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowships

Two doctoral students with strong ties to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have received one of the nation’s most prestigious awards for Ph.D. candidates whose dissertation topics address questions of ethical and religious values.