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Winners of the Second-Annual USC Libraries Research Award

Papers on the harrowing depiction of women in Russia in the early 20th century, the links between language and the formation of national borders in Europe, and the role of accounting in the works of Charles Dickens won prizes at this year’s second-annual USC Libraries Research Award

The Department of History is proud to have two majors, Jack Merritt and Leslie Chang to win the USC Libraries Research Award! 

Please click here to read the full article featured on the USC Libraries' homepage. 

Upcoming Events:

"If That's So, Then I'm A Murderer!" Film Screening with Director Walter Manoschek"We Want What's Ours: Learning from South Africa's Land Restitution Program." (Author Bernadetter Atuahene, ITT Chicago-Kent College of Law)

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Featured Article


"California is Not About to Wither Away"

The West has survived droughts before.  With some imagination, it can do it again. 

To read the full article on USC Politico Magazine, please click here.



Congratulations to our Fulbright Fellows!

"USC Again Amongst Top Producers of Fulbright Fellows"

For the third year in a row, USC was one of the top producers of Fulbright Student Grant recipients among U.S. research institutions for 2014-2015, according to the Fulbright Program, the government's international educational exchange program.

The Department of History is proud to have three students with a history major or minor to recieve this prestigous honor!  They are, Fan Fan, Bijou Nguyen, and Vivian Yan.  

To read the full article higlighting their wonderful achievments on USC News, please click here.



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