27th Annual James Monroe Lecture


2015 Smithsonian Institution Fellowship Program

The Smithsonian Office of Fellowships and Internships (OFI) is pleased to call for applications to the

2015 Smithsonian Institution Fellowship Program  

…and affiliated programs

Through the Smithsonian’s flagship fellowship program, graduate, pre-doctoral and post-doctoral students – as well as conservators and senior scholars – have the opportunity to delve into independent research and study across an incredible range of disciplines at the largest museum in the world. Smithsonian Fellows have access to unparalleled collections, world-class scholars, and state-of-the-art facilities to explore the natural sciences, art, history, and culture.

Programs now accepting applications include:

The Smithsonian Institution Fellowship Program (SIFP) (for Graduate Students, Predoc Students, Postdoc Researchers, and Senior Researchers)

The Smithsonian Biodiversity Genomics Postdoctoral Fellowship

The Smithsonian Postgraduate Fellowship in Conservation of Museum Collections

The Smithsonian Artist Research Fellowship (SARF)

The Smithsonian Mpala Postdoctoral Fellowship

The Stable Isotope Interdisciplinary Postdoctoral Fellowship

The MarineGeo Postdoctoral Fellowship

The James Smithson Fellowship Program

The George Burch Fellowship

Please note the application deadline for most of these programs is Monday 12/1/14 (however, deadlines vary, so please see specific program information).

For more information, please go to http://smithsonianofi.com or call the Smithsonian Office of Fellowships and Internships at 202-633-7070.

P.S. For information on undergraduate internships, see Smithsonian Internships: Mentor-Based Learning Opportunities.


Talking History with Ed Baptist


Women and the Great War: Stories from the Front Lines

In Honor of the 100th Anniversary of the beginning of World War I


Women’s and Gender Studies Presents



Dr. Allison Belzer

Assistant Professor of History

Armstrong State University


Women and the Great War: Stories from the Front Lines


Thursday October 23


Combs 139


For more information contact

Dr. Allyson M. Poska, program chair, Women’s and Gender Studies aposka@umw.edu

Cosponsored by History and American Studies, English, Linguistics, and Communications, and CARC

Professor Edward E. Baptist visiting UMW

Edward Baptist

The American Nurse


Talking History Schedule 2014-2015