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March 7, 2019
A mammoth biography of Frederick Douglass and a new study of the 17th-century colonial American conflict known as King Philip’s War have won this year’s Bancroft Prize,...
February 19, 2019
David Blight, the 1954 Professor of American History at Yale, was recently honored with the 2019 Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize from Gettysburg College and the Gilder Lehrman...
February 15, 2019
Yale senior Fernando Rojas and alumnus Dhruv Nandamudi are among 34 Americans selected as 2019 Gates Cambridge Scholars at the University of Cambridge.
February 14, 2019
Yale senior David Yaffe-Bellany and alumna Amelia Nierenberg ’18 have been selected for the inaugural class of fellows at The New York Times for 2019-2020. The New York Times...