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Plenary Panel Announced

The afternoon plenary session panelists for the April 16, 2011 Spring NEHA Meeting have been announced, and we will be posting their papers here for you to read and consider in advance of the conference. We look forward to a lively round table discussion. Download a flyer here The plenary asks, “Can the Historical Past Provide Clues to Sound Public Policy on Immigration & Migration in Today’s World?” Responses: Rachel Gillett, Visiting Assistant Professor, Boston College, “‘Of arms and the man I sing’: Citizenship, migration,…

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Call for Nominations, Spring NEHA Elections

We encourage NEHA members to nominate themselves, or colleagues who are members, for various positions that will be contested in the annual NEHA election to be held at the Spring conference, April 16, 2011 at Worcester State University. There are openings for Treasurer and for seats on the Executive Committee and the Nominating Committee. Please email nominations to Nominating Committee Chair, Mark Herlihy ( by Thursday, February 17.

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Spring Conference – April 16, 2011

See the conference announcement here Be part of a unique plenary session, “Putting History to Work” on Global Immigration! Call for Short Papers: In an age where the issues of immigration and migration are forcing nations, for better or for worse, to review past policies and make new decisions impacting their own nations and the larger, global community, the New England Historical Association would like to challenge the academic community to “Put History to Work” to quote John Dichtl, Executive Director of the National Council…

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