John Kvach
UAH professor John Kvach named to two prestigious historical boards

Nov 21, 2017

John F. Kvach named to the board of the Alabama Humanities …

Alumna who was first female member of Huntsville police receives honor

Aug 28, 2017

The Huntsville City Council recently honored a UAH alumna who was the first female member of the Huntsville Police Dept. (HPD) with a proclamation and the retirement of her …

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UAH Department of History to offer new graduate certificate program in Comparative Cultures and Conflicts

Aug 02, 2017

The UAH Department of History in the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences recently established a new graduate certificate program in Comparative Cultures and …

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UAH History Department’s collaborative learning techniques bolstered by classroom upgrades

Feb 27, 2017

Faculty members of the Department of History were ahead of the curve when UAH introduced a campus-wide initiative to incorporate collaborative learning techniques into its curriculum. "Many of us had already been using these techniques before the …

Students in Dr. Molly Johnson’s history class visited Temple B’Nai Sholom to gain a deeper understanding of the history of Judaism in Huntsville
Temple visit gives UAH students insight into Huntsville’s Jewish history

Feb 21, 2017

Students in Dr. Molly Johnson’s upper-level history class on "Nazi Germany and the Holocaust" recently enjoyed an educational outing when they visited Temple B’Nai Sholom to gain a deeper understanding of the history of Judaism in Huntsville …

Meet UAH's new History Faculty Member Dylan Baun

Oct 10, 2016

Dylan Baun won a major chemistry award in his junior year of high school. It would seem his future was set. But Baun was more curious about the "connections" between premodern democracy and modern government than the properties of atoms or …

Scholarship to study Arabic brings UAH history major closer to career goal

Sep 14, 2016

Adam Goodson already knows exactly what he wants to do when he graduates from UAH: serve in the Middle East as a member of the U.S. Army's Special Forces. That's why the senior history major spent this past summer in Meknes, Morocco, studying …

Internship experience confirms UAH history student’s future is in the past

Jul 25, 2016

Most people would not relish the idea of spending the summer in a 150-year-old house with no air conditioning. But for Jessica Brodt, it's the opportunity of a lifetime. That's because the master's student in history at UAH is currently …

Past and present come together for UAH history alumna

Jun 16, 2016

The Tuscaloosa County Preservation Society (TCPS) knew it would take a special person to tackle the immense job of restoring the historic Drish House to its former 19th century glory. It would have to be someone with both the vision to see past …

UAH history student once again nabs best paper award at regional honor society meeting

Apr 29, 2016

History students at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) are making quite a name for themselves at the annual Phi Alpha Theta (PAT) Alabama Regional Meeting. In three of the last four years, they have won an award for the best …