Congratulations to Prof. Francesca Bregoli!

QC Professor Francesca Bregoli was selected as a Starr Fellow in Judaica at Harvard University for 2019-20 on the theme "The Affective Turn in Modern Jewish History," for her project Intimate Affairs: Jewish Trade and Emotions in the Eighteenth-Century Mediterranean.

Prof. Bregoli should also be congratulated on the appearance of the volume Connecting Histories: Jews and Their Others in Early Modern Europe (Penn Press, 2019), which she edited with David B. Ruderman.

Hear Prof. Erin Wuebker on Brooklyn Paper Radio and the Brooklyn History Society Podcast!

Dr. Wuebker was recently a guest on Brooklyn Paper Radio to speak about Dr. Susan Smith McKinney Steward, the first Black female doctor in New York State and third in the nation, and her work researching Brooklyn health history for an upcoming exhibition at Brooklyn Historical Society. The exhibition, Taking Care of Brooklyn: Stories of Sickness and Health, will open in May.

Dr. Wuebker is also an occasional guest on the Brooklyn Historical Society Podcast, most recently in Episode 29 on “Cholera in Brooklyn.”

Congratulations to David Pultz - again!

CCNY graduate student and member of the QC Beta-Tau chapter David Pultz has — for the second time! — been recognized by Phi Alpha Theta. He has just won the 2018 Nels Andrew Cleven Founder’s Prize for a graduate paper titled, “Transnational Human Rights Norms Come of Age: Assertions, Influences, and Continuities in the Helsinki Final Act.”