Steven Edgar Ozment, McLean Professor of Ancient and Modern History, Emeritus, passed away on December 12, 2019. Professor Ozment joined the department in 1979 and was a beloved colleague, advisor, and teacher. A memorial service will be held at Memorial Church in spring 2020 (date to be announced).
Congratualtions to our history majors, Sophia C. Di Cara and Ariella F. Kahan on being elected to Phi Beta Kappa.
Harvard’s Alpha Iota chapter typically selects students who have “chosen the most challenging courses available, pursued independent research as part of an honors concentration, achieved excellence in coursework across all academic divisions, and attained outstanding grades in all courses,” according to the College’s Handbook for Students.