Oakes and Louise Ames Prize

Awarded annually at Commencement to one graduating senior for the most outstanding honors thesis.

2017 - Shatrunjay Mall ’17, for his thesis, “Pan-Asian Imaginings: From Anti-Colonialism to Imperial Ambitions, 1905-1945.”

  

Anique Ashraf '17 History Prize

Awarded to a first- or second-year student who has demonstrated great promise in an innovative or original approach to the study of history.

2018 - Angela Marie Ortiz '20

 

Peter S. Yozell Prize 

Awarded for original thinking in relation to an understanding of history.

2018 - Bruno Rowan Ulrich Eire '18

2017 - Kirsten Danielle Forrester '17

2016 - Jesse William Guterman '16 

2015 - Sophia DeLevie-Orey '15 

2015 - Janil Tejada '15 

2013 - Benjamin Roger Hopkins '13 

2012 - Carolyn Michaela Wesnousky '12 

 

History Department Prize in African Studies

2014 - Jackson Hughes Murphy '14

 

History Department Prize in Asian Studies 

2018 - Rachel Beth Hale '18

2017 - Nam Quoc Hoang '17 

2016 - Christine Connolly '16 

2014 - Nicholas Stewart Gollner '14 

2012 - Richard Playdon Worsman '12 

 

History Department Prize in Global Studies

2018 - Andrew Weston Stephens '18

2013 - Raymond Emmanuel Hawkins '13

2013 - Jennifer Lauren Parry '13 

 

History Department Prize in Latin American Studies

2018 - Johana Cortez-Hernandez '18

2017 - Randsel O'Neil Brannum '17

2016 - Morgan Cowie-Haskell '16 

2015 - Leah Hawks Swinson '15

2014 - Erica Louise Lovett '14

2013 - Michael Corenthal '13 

 

History Department Prize in U.S. History

2018 - Elizabeth Ashley Varoli '18

2017 - Wesley Mark Chrabasz '17

2016 - Emily Mary Dykes '16 

2015 - Savannah Elizabeth Berger '15

2015 - Chloe Elizabeth Jones '15

2014 - Jackson Hughes Murphy '14

2014 - Catherine Fox Campbell '14

2013 - Kevin Thomas MacDowell '13 

2012 - Ann Marsh Daly '12 

 

Hannah Grace Roach Prize

Awarded for excellence in European history. Given by the history department to honor Hannah Grace Roach, the late Professor Emeritus of History.

2018 - Caitlin Leale '18

2017 - Charles Peter Burdge '17

2016 - Mia Raquel Haas-Goldberg '16

2015 - Brendan William Burns '15

2014 - Ellen Janice Heartlein '14

2014 - James John McGill '14 

2013 - Tess Renee McGovern '13 

2012 - Jason Eric Fishman '12 

  

Wimberger Prize for South Asian Studies

Awarded for academic excellence in South Asian studies.

2017 - Shatrunjay Mall '17

2016 - Aparna Gopalan '17 

2016 - Shatrunjay Mall '17