Research News Archive

Research News Archive



Graduate Student Research 2011-12


Graduate Student Professional and Research Activities

Conference Presentations

Bradford, Brian. “Islam, Jerusalem, and the Dome of the Rock.” Michigan Academy of Science, Arts and Letters Annual Conference, Alma College, March 2012.

Bradford, Brian.
“Before the Prophet: Indigenous Religions of Pre-Islamic Arabia.” World History Association Conference, Albuquerque, New Mexico, June 2012.

Byczynski, John. “Rethinking Radicalism: Socialism, the IWW, and Communism on the Cuyuna Iron Range, 1912-1933.” Midwest Labor and Working-Class History Conference, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, February 2012.

Bre’z, Skylar J. “Women’s History Month.” University of Illinois-Chicago History Graduate Society Conference, October 2011.

Bre’z, Skylar J.
“Women’s History Month.” Great Lakes History Conference,            Grand Valley State University, October 2011.

DiTucci, David.
“The King’s Protection: Violence, Power, and the Law during the Reign of Alfred.” International Congress of Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI, May 2012.

DiTucci, David. “The Conversion of Violence: Conflicting Strategies of Power in Early Medieval England Anglo-Saxon Law.” New College Conference on Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 2012.

Elksnis-Geisler, Irene. “Negotiating Nation, Locality and Gender in Exile:  Latvian Refugees and Deportees 1940-1953.” 23rd Conference of the Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies, Chicago, IL, April 2012.

Goodman, Jack. “Using Notarial Sources in Medieval Studies: Fourteenth-Century Examples from the Archivio di Stato di Palermo.” Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, and Letters Annual Conference, Alma College, March 2012.

Perry Dial, Caitlyn.  “Fire!: Exhibiting and Social Networking Local History in St. Joseph, Michigan.” Michigan Museums Association Annual Conference, Harbor Springs, MI, October 2011, and Michigan Academy of Arts and Sciences Conference, Alma, Michigan, March 2012.

McCandless, Jaime.  “Religious Reforms and the City of Ulm.” University of             Bremen, Department of Religious Studies, November 2011.

McCandless, Jaime. “Religious Reforms in Late Medieval Ulm.” Institut für Europäische Geschichte, Mainz, Germany, December 2011.

McQuitty, William. “Rebellion in Paraguay: The Downfall of Cabeza de Vaca, 1544-1545.” Paul Lucas Conference in History, Indiana University, March 2012.

McQuitty, William.
“A Short Examination of the Ethnohistorical Legitimacy of Cabeza de Vaca’s Descriptions of the Guarani and Guaycuru in his Comentarios.” International Graduate Historical Studies Conference, Mount Pleasant, Michigan, April 2012.


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