Summer Institutes

The National History Center, with generous funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities, brings 25 two- and four-year college teachers to Washington, DC to participate in a four-week long institute held at the Library of Congress.

April 16th, 2009

American Immigration Revisited Institute Participants Announced

Twenty-five participants have been selected from a national pool of over seventy-five applicants to attend the NEH Summer Institute “American Immigration Revisited.” The twenty-five participants selected represent a wide variety of scholarship, college teaching experience, and backgrounds. The institute, organized by the National History Center, is one of 19 summer study opportunities supported by the […]

October 30th, 2008

American Immigration Revisited Application Process

Thank you for your interest in American Immigration Revisited, our four-week summer institute funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities. This program runs from July 6-July 31, 2009, which has also received special NEH designation as a “We the People Initiative”, and is a National History Center project that has the support of the […]

October 26th, 2008

American Immigration Revisited: A NEH Summer Institute

The National History Center invites applications from two- and four-year college teachers for a four-week National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Institute, “American Immigration Revisited,” which as also been designated a “We the People” initiative of the NEH. Maureen Nutting and Alan Kraut will be directing this program from July 6th through 31st at the […]

June 16th, 2008

“Rethinking America in Global Perspective” begins

The National History Center’s “Rethinking America in Global Perspectives” began today at the Library of Congress. One of the National Endowment for the Humanities’ summer institutes, “Rethinking America” brings together twenty-five two- and four-year American history teachers from across the country, and indeed, from around the world, for four weeks of seminar discussions and research […]

January 15th, 2008

Rethinking America in a Global Perspective

The National History Center, American Historical Association, the Community College Humanities Association, and the Library of Congress invite you to apply for “Rethinking America in a Global Perspective,” a summer institute funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities in Washington, DC. The four-week institute will take place at the Library of Congress from June […]