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Calvin Normore Appointed First Brian P. Copenhaver Chair
Congratulations to Prof. Calvin Normore, who has been appointed the first Brian P. Copenhaver Chair. Professor Normore is assuming a chair newly renamed in honor of professor...
Mark Greenberg on Presidential Obstruction of Justice
Congratulations to Mark Greenberg who published an analysis of whether the President can obstruct justice in the New York Review of Books. You can read his piece...
Congratulations Yost Prize Winners!
The Yost Prize is given annually in honor of Robert M. Yost for excellent performance in teaching. Congratulations to our 2016-17 winners Jenna Donohue, Kim Johnston, and...
In Memoriam: Tim Hall
It is with great sadness that we report that our graduate alumnus Tim Hall has died. Tim entered the graduate program in 1992 and finished his PhD...