Thursday, August 14, 2014

PAT Events to Kick Off Fall 2014

Our first Phi Alpha Theta meeting this semester will be on Thursday, Aug. 28th, from 5:30 – 7:00 pm. We will meet in the History Library (SAK A201) and share with you our "Best Chapter" ppt & video that was submitted for PAT national award consideration. We will also have our usual pizza dinner, so don't miss it!

Our first Book Sale will be on Tuesday, Sept. 2nd – the day after the Labor Day holiday.

See you at these events!

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Talk at Hawaiʻi State Library featuring Prof. Kieko Matteson - Saturday, July 26

Prof. Kieko Matteson will be delivering a talk at the Hawaiʻi State Library—as part of its upcoming WWI History Program—on Saturday, July 26 from 2-3 p.m. For more information, please see the flyer below:

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Professor Rich Rath featured in NPR's All Things Considered

Prof. Rich Rath has been featured as an interviewee for a segment of NPR's All Things Considered on the Duckworth Chant and its ancestry from African and African American work songs. To download the audio file and view the transcript, please visit this link:

Friday, May 30, 2014

Interview with Professor Leonard Andaya in Itinerario

An interview with Professor Leonard Andaya has been published in the April 2014 edition of Itinerario, the International Journal on the History of European Expansion and Global Interaction. In this interview, Prof. Andaya shares stories about his upbringing, educational background, and experiences as a Southeast Asia historian.

Citation: Kathryn Andersen Wellen and Ariel C. Lopez, "Traversing the Malay-Indonesian World: An Interview with Leonard Andaya," Itinerario, 38:1 (2014): 7-12.

Please click here for an excerpt OR click here for full text (requires UH login).

Friday, April 25, 2014

History Workshop: Graduate Student Symposium - Friday, May 2

Please join us for the grand finale of the History Workshop series this year, "Roots and Routes: Mobility, Migration, and Diasporas" on Friday, May 2nd from 2:30-4:00pm in the History Department Library (SAKAM A201). We will be hosting four of our History Department graduate students who will share some of their research.

Please see flyer below for more details:

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!