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March 20, 2019
Naar and others trace their hidden Sephardic Jewish roots in a new documentary showing at the Seattle Jewish Film Festival. Featured on UW News 
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March 5, 2019
Professor Margaret O'Mara, who researches the history of tech companies, weighs in on Amazon's reaction to conflicts. Featured on The New York Times 
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March 1, 2019
UW faculty members Christopher Parker and Margaret O'Mara weigh in on the 2020 presidential election. Featured on Crosscut 
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March 1, 2019
Margaret O’Mara, a UW history professor who has studied presidential campaigns, weighs in on Inslee’s chances of becoming president. Featured on The Seattle Times 
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February 26, 2019
Learn more about how the UW's Sephardic Studies Program and the department of linguistics are collaborating to keep Ladino alive. Featured on NBC News 
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February 26, 2019
Analysis from Professor Laurie Marhoefer of the UW Department of History. Featured on The Conversation 
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February 25, 2019
Dr. Laurie Marhoefer digs into the history missing from "Bohemian Rhapsody", the 2019 biopic of Queen frontman Freddie Mercury. Mercury faced rampant homophobia throughout his career and tested positive for HIV in the 1980's, when the government's public health response to the pandemic was prejudiced and entirely inadequate.  Read the article here.
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February 21, 2019
Check out all of the College of Arts & Sciences Fulbright recipients! Featured on UW News 
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February 14, 2019
This spring quarter, the History Department is offering more than 40 courses on a broad range of topics, spanning ancient to modern history and covering the Pacific Northwest, Europe, Africa, Asia, and beyond. These classes satisfy DIV, W, I&S, and VLPA requirements. With the most Distinguished Teaching Awards of any UW department and an average course evaluation rating of 4.7 last quarter, students find History courses to be enjoyable, rigorous, and relevant no matter their major.
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February 7, 2019
Adam Warren is an associate professor of Latin American history at the University of Washington with a special focus in science, medicine, and the study of indigenous peoples in Peru. Featured on The Whole U 

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