Posts By: Lola Alapo

In Memoriam: Jon Levin

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Jon Levin, a gifted teacher and director of the undergraduate physics program, passed away last weekend. He was 63.

In Memoriam: Harold Moser

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Harold Moser, former editor of the Papers of Andrew Jackson project and a retired faculty member in the Department of History, died April 4. He was 77.

Huffington Post: The Room Where It Happens

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UT English Professor Misty Anderson penned this blog post for the Huffington Post noting that, the room where it happens is the classroom where, without guns or insults, “we engage with history and the demands it makes on us, where we nurture citizens capable of critical thought and of imagining a world beyond their own necessarily limited experiences.”

Indian Country Today Features Cohen in Series about US Presidents

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Indian Country Today interviewed Michael David Cohen, research assistant professor of history, for a story that is part of a series exploring past presidents’ attitudes toward Native Americans, challenges and triumphs regarding tribes, and the federal laws and Indian policies enacted during their terms in office.