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Abbie Modaff and Professor Elizabeth Hinton Awarded Phi Beta Kappa Prizes for Excellence in Teaching

May 29, 2019

Abbie Modaff and Professor Elizabeth Hinton were two of the three honorees selected for the Phi Beta Kappa Teaching Prizes.

From Harvard Magazine:
Each year, the PBK students nominate, and their undergraduate marshals select, particularly distinguished teachers. Given that the nominators are among the academically most distinguished products of the College themselves, the award is particularly...

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Hannah Shepherd Awarded 2019 Gross Prize

May 22, 2019

Dr. Hannah Shepherd received this year’s Gross Prize for her dissertation entitled “Cities into Empire: Fukuoka, Pusan, and Japan’s Imperial Urbanization, 1876-1953.” The Harold K. Gross Dissertation Prize is “awarded each year at Graduation to the Ph.D. recipient whose dissertation, in the opinion of a committee of Department [of History] members, gave greatest promise of a distinguished career of...

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