Spring 2017 Mtg at Salem State – April 22

Salem State welcomes NEHA on Saturday, April 22, 2017 for the organization’s 98th meeting. There will be two scholarly sessions in the morning at 8:30 and 10:30 and one in the afternoon at 1:45, with a lunch and business meeting between. At this conference, NEHA is also hosting a regional meeting of History department chairs from 1:45 – 4:00. Department chairs do not have to register to attend the Chairs’ Council meeting (unless they also want to attend the morning sessions and/or the lunch). If…

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Call for Papers – Spring 2017 – Deadline Extended

NEHA is pleased to announce its Spring 2017 conference will be held April 22, 2017 at Salem State University. Please download / post / share our flyer with those interested in submitting proposals. As always, the program committee welcomes proposals on any subject, period, or geographical area from scholars within or outside the New England region. We are not limited to the history of New England; rather we seek the quality and variety of papers and sessions that might be presented at the AHA. We…

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Fall Conference Oct 22; Book Award

Please join us for the fall 2016 meeting of the New England Historical Society on Saturday, October 22 at Rivier University in Nashua, NH. During the luncheon business meeting, NEHA will award the James P. Hanlan Book Award for best history book by a New England author to Leah Wright Rigueur of Harvard’s Kennedy School for The Loneliness of the Black Republican (Princeton University). Other conference details: Preliminary Conference Program Location, Accommodations and Participant Information Registration: the mail-in deadline has expired. Download Registration Form and…

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Mail-In Registration Deadline is Oct 8

NEHA is pleased to announce that registration is now open for our 97th annual meeting to be held at Rivier University on Saturday, October 22, 2016. If you plan to register ahead of time (highly recommended), please mail your Registration Form with your check postmarked by October 8th. Preliminary Conference Program Location, Accommodations and Participant Information

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Fall 2016 Meeting: Call for Session Commenters / Chairs

Our fall 2016 conference will be held on Saturday, October 22, 2016 at Rivier University. As of August 8, we are looking for a few people willing to serve as session chairs and/or provide session comment. If interested, send an inquiry email or letter and a CV to our program chair: Dr. Troy Paddock Southern Connecticut State University Department of History 501 Crescent Street New Haven, CT 06515 Email: paddockt1@southernct.edu Thanks!

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Update: Extended! CFP for Fall 2016 Meeting in NH

We are pleased to announce that our Fall 2016 meeting will be held on October 22, 2016 at Rivier University. The New England Historical Association embraces not only the history of our own region of New England and the United States, but is equally concerned with European and World History. As always, the program committee welcomes proposals on any subject, period, or geographical area from scholars within or outside the New England region. We seek the variety of papers and sessions that might be presented…

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Spring 2016 Report

Thanks to all who helped make a fantastic conference at Middlebury College, especially our local arrangements and program organized by Don Wyatt. We had about 75 in attendance on a blustery but beautiful spring day, and enjoyed the stellar conference venue and an excellent lunch during our business meeting. Election results President: Don Wyatt Vice President: Troy Paddock Secretary: Tona Hangen Executive Board: Cheryl Boots and Jessica Parr Nominating Committee: Jonathan M. Chu and Alejandra Dubcovsky Graduate Student Paper Prize Winner: Allison Horrocks (University of…

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NEHA 50th / Past Presidents Roundtable (Oct 2015)

We are pleased to present the recorded session from the October 2015 meeting in New Haven, featuring a roundtable of past NEHA presidents reminiscing about the early days of the organization and what has (and hasn’t) changed in our association’s efforts to support history in the New England region. Many thanks to the folks at Southern Connecticut State University for hosting and providing the video services. Past Presidents in Attendance: Cliff Putney (2015-2016), Mark Herlihy (2014-2015), Martine Menke (2011-2012), Melanie Gustafson (2010-2011), George Dameron (2006-2007),…

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NEHA This Weekend at Middlebury

Please join us this Saturday, April 23 for the Spring 2016 meeting of the New England Historical Association, hosted at Middlebury College in Middlebury, VT. If you haven’t yet registered, same-day registration will be available starting at 8 am in the Axinn Center. Please download and bring a filled-out Registration / Membership Form along with cash or personal check (no credit cards accepted). We cannot guarantee lunch tickets, but some will be available on a first come basis. Other information: Meeting Details and Preliminary Program…

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