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O’Connell Initiative Research Grant Awardees

O’Connell Initiative Current Awardees

Faculty Research Grant Awardees for 2020-2021

Dr. Thierry Rigogne (Associate Professor, History Department )

"The French Café and the City, 1660-1800" 

Dr. Kirsten Swinth (Professor, History Department)

"The Rise of the Working Family: Working Mothers and U.S Culture in Postindustrial America"

Dr. Rosemary Wakeman (Professor, History Department)

"Global Crossroads: London, Bombay, Shanghai" 

Graduate Travel Grant Awardees for 2020-2021

Nicholas DeAntonis (PhD candidate, History Department)

Garret J. McDonald (PhD candidate, History Department)

Amanda M. Racine (PhD candidate, History Department)

Faculty Research Grant Awardees for 2019-2020

Dr. Claire Gherini (Assistant Professor, History Department )

"Tropical Clinics: Slavery, Warfare, and the Emergence of Disease in the Laboring Caribbean, 1756-1815"

Dr. Samantha Iyer (Assistant Professor, History Department)

"The Agrarian Superpower: The Politics of Food in India, Egypt, and the U.S., 1870s-1970s"

Graduate Travel Grant Awardees for 2019-2020

Giulia Crisanti (PhD candidate, History Department)

"Europeans Are Lovin' It? Coca-Cola, McDonald's and the Challenges to American Global Businesses in Italy and France, 1943-2015"

Louisa Forughi (PhD candidate, History Department)

"Early Consumers and Capitalists: Yeomen in Late Medieval England"

Amanda M. Racine (PhD candidate, History Department)

"The Institution of Slavery in the Latin East"