Wednesday, April 9, 2014

History Forum Talk by Prof. Mark Merlin - Wednesday, April 30

The U.H. Mānoa History Department and the Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Society present:

"Historical Highlights of Hemp Fiber Use: The Case of Eurasia"
A Public Lecture by Prof. Mark Merlin, Department of Botany, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa

Wednesday, April 30th
12:30 – 2:00 p.m.
Sakamaki Hall A201
History Department Library
University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa

Free and Open to the Public

Monday, April 7, 2014

History Workshop: Prof. John Rosa presents on Friday, April 11

Please join us for the History Workshop this Friday, April 11th at 2:30pm in the History Department Library, Sakamaki A201. Professor John Rosa will be presenting a talk entitled, "Fly Hawaiʻi: Roots and Routes of Transpacific Air Travel."

Please see flyer below for more information. We hope you can join us and please spread the word!

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Final PAT Events for Spring 2014 - April 24th & 28th

The last Phi Alpha Theta meeting of the semester will be on Thursday, April 24th from 5:30 – 7:00 pm in the History Department Lounge (SAK B210).

Also, mark your calendars for the next PAT Book Sale, to be held on Monday, April 28th from 9:00am - 4:00pm at the UHM Campus Center. Books will be sold for $1 each.

See you there!

Monday, March 31, 2014

Graduate Seminar & History Workshop - Prof. Christopher Capozzola, MIT

Professor Christopher Capozzola from MIT is visiting the UH Mānoa campus this week and will be hosting a graduate seminar on Wednesday April 2nd. All graduate students are welcome if they notify Prof. Vina Lanzona (vlanzona at hawaii dot edu) in advance.

On Friday April 4th, Prof. Capozzola will be presenting a talk in the History Workshop entitled, "How Filipino Veterans Joined the Greatest Generation, 1945-2009".

Please see flyers below for more information:



Friday, March 21, 2014

History Forum Talk by Dr. Irving Martin Abella - Tuesday, April 1

Please join us for a special History Forum Public Talk by Dr. Irving Martin Abella, Prof. of History, York University, and a well-respected specialist in the history of the Jews in Canada and the Canadian labor movement.

Prof. Abella will discuss "The Holocaust, Antisemitism, and Canada" at 12 noon on Tuesday, April 1st in Sakamaki Hall A201, the UH Mānoa History Department Library.

The talk is free and open to the public.

Monday, March 17, 2014

Prof. Khary Polk presents on Wednesday, March 19

The Department of History welcomes:

Assistant Professor Khary Polk
Black Studies and Sexuality, Women and Gender Studies
University of Massachusetts-Amherst
"Easy to Get: Race, American Militarism, and the Black Venereal Body Abroad"

Wednesday, March 19th
12:00-1:30 p.m.
History Department Library, Sakamaki A203

Please see flyer below for more details:

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Women's Studies Colloquium featuring History Graduate Students - Friday, March 14

The Department of Women's Studies at University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa presents:

Spring 2014 Colloquium Series
Womenʼs History in Hawaiʻi: A Panel Discussion
featuring: Rebekah Carroll, J. Uluwehi Hopkins, Shirley Buchanan, and Catherine ʻĪmaikalani Ulep

Friday, March 14
12:30-2:00 p.m.
Saunders Hall 244

Please see flyer below for more details: