Howard University to Receive the 2019 American Historical Association Equity Award


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The history department at historically Black Howard Univerity in Washington, D.C., is the recipient of the 2019 American Historical Association (AHA) Equity Award, which support’s the association’s decades-old commitment to diversifying the historical profession. The Equity Award recognizes individuals and institutions that have achieved excellence in recruiting and retaining underrepresented racial and ethnic groups into the historical professions. The AHA’s Committee on Minority Historians served as the selection committee for the Equity Award, and selected entities with strong records inclu...