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Historians to appear in History Channel documentary on the Holy Lance

Author: Arts and Letters

Two Notre Dame scholars, Thomas F.X. Noble, director of the University’s Medieval Institute, and Paul Cobb, associate professor of history, will be featured in a documentary film on the Holy Lance Thursday (Dec. 21) at 9 p.m. EST on the History Channel. Read More

Historians to appear in History Channel documentary on the Holy Lance

Author: Erik Runyon

Two Notre Dame scholars, Thomas F.X. Noble, director of the Universitys Medieval Institute, and Paul Cobb, associate professor of history, will be featured in a documentary film on the Holy Lance Thursday (Dec. 21) at 9 p.m. EST on the History Channel. p. The film,The Spear of Christ,is one… Read More

Historian Father Miscamble reassesses the Cold War

Author: Arts and Letters

On April 23, 1945, 11 days after the death of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, his successor, Harry S. Truman, met with Vyacheslav Mikhailovich Molotov, the foreign minister… Read More

History graduate assumes new Alumni Association post

Author: Arts and Letters

Christopher J. Bellairs, chief financial officer of Expedia Travel Group and a 1983 graduate of the University of Notre Dame, will become assistant vice president for university relations and associate executive director of Notre Dame’s Alumni Association… Read More

Historian honored by Indiana Humanities Council

Author: Arts and Letters

University of Notre Dame historian George M. Marsden was one of six scholars to receive the inaugural Indiana Humanities Award from the Indiana Humanities Council at a ceremony last month in Indianapolis. Read More

History doctoral student selected Newcombe dissertation fellow

Author: Erik Runyon

Timothy Gloege, a doctoral candidate in history at the University of Notre Dame, has been named a winner of the 2006 Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship competition by the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation. He joins 30 doctoral candidates from 17 universities nationwide who received the award, which… Read More

Historian adds twist to Crusades

Author: Arts and Letters

Paul Cobb appreciates the power of perspective. As a historian, it’s central to his discipline. As a historian of Christian/Muslim relations in a post-9/11 world, it’s a teaching tool he brings to class that’s as important as pen and paper. Read More