Congratulations to FIU History Student Alyssa Caitlin

Congratulations to Alyssa Catlin (BA 2017, MA 2018), who has accepted a job as a Social Studies teacher at Lamar Louise Curie Middle School, specializing in honors and IB curriculum. We wish her the best!

Congratulations to FIU History Student Jordan Pulido

Congratulations to Jordan Pulido, who will graduate with his BA in history this Spring. Jordan has been selected as a Peace Corps volunteer. He will spend the next two years teaching English in Macedonia. The Peace Corps is an extremely selective government program placing volunteers all over the world.

FIU grads head off to Top Law Schools

The history department would like to congratulate three of our BA grads who will head off to law school in the fall. Richard Delgado (BA S17) will be attending FIU Law, Alessandra Siblesz (BA F16) will start at the University of Florida, Sophia Gonzalez (BA S17) will start at the University of Michigan, and David […]

Congrats to our 2017 Phi Beta Kappa Inductees

The history department extends a proud congratulations to the six 2016-17 BA graduates who were inducted into Phi Beta Kappa on Sunday, April 2. Phi Beta Kappa, founded in 1776, is a highly selective, nation-wide honor society. Well done, Sophia Gonzalez, Juan Heredia, Todd Jolly, Erin McNulty, Ari Sandler, and John Settles!

Graduate student Ross Nedervelt wins library fellowship

Doctoral candidate Ross Nedervelt has been awarded a prestigious one-month library fellowship from the American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (ASECS). His Fellowship at the Library Company of Philadelphia will enable Ross to conduct dissertation research at one of the nation’s best libraries for early American print culture.

Congratulations to Elysee Yhuel and Rafael Socarras!

The History Department would like to congratulate two of our recent graduates and current History Department Writing tutors for their acceptance into excellent graduate programs. Beginning this fall, Elysee Yhuel (BA Spring ’16) will be working towards an Masters in Philosophy in Medieval History at Trinity College Dublin, in Dublin, Ireland. Rafael Socarras (BA Summer ’16) will enter Newcastle […]

FIU Graduate Students Publish New Research

Many congratulations to History Ph.D. student Sandra Londoño Ardila and Latin American and Caribbean Studies MA student Javier Mejia Cruz on the publication of their new book, El discurso de una ética católica modernizada: El caso de acción cultural popular, 1947-1958 (Editorial Redipe).

Congratulations to Maria Masellis, BA S’17 in History and Social Studies Education

Beginning on January 9, Maria became a full time teacher at MLC Preparatory Academy, a private high school specializing in small class sizes. She will be teaching electives in Geography and Latin American Studies as she finishes her degree here at FIU. Huge congratulations to Maria as she makes a career of doing what she […]