In the news...

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Cindy Hahamovitch, B. Phinizy Spalding Distinguished Professor of History, The University of Georgia was on the radio yesterday at WBUR.org commenting on companies that use foreign guest workers.

Arizona Company Facing Shortage Of Foreign Guest Workers Forced to Change Course 04:13

Armistice: 1918/2018

A panel discussion of the agreement to end the fighting of World War I. Featuring John Morrow, Jr. (Chair); Alex Nordlund (History); Whitney Priest (History); and Adam Parkes (English).

Light refreshments to follow. This is a free, public event.

Sponsored by the History Department and the Transnational European Studies Program.

2018 Award for Excellence in Student Research: Laura E. Nelson

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The Georgia Historical Records Advisory Council (GHRAC) has selected the M.A. Thesis, "A 'Miserable Creature' or 'Remarkable Man':  Wilkes Flagg and the Ambiguity of Race in Nineteenth-Century Middle Georgia," written by UGA history alumnus Laura E. Nelson (MA history 2018),  to receive the 2018 Award for Excellence in Student Research Using Historical Records.