ACHA Awardees honored at Presidential Luncheon

Winners of Distinguished Scholarship, Service and Teaching Awards honored alongside Shea Book and Koenig Biography Prize recipients.

Peter Cajka, a Ph.D. candidate at Boston College, reviews the recent Annual Meeting.

Earlier this month, Prof. William Portier of the University of Dayton, Prof. Dennis Ryan of The College of New Rochelle, and the Rev. John Padberg, S.J., representing the Institute of Jesuit Sources, were honored with the ACHA’s Distinguished Awards in Scholarship, Teaching and Service, respectively. Read on for the complete text of the award citations.

O’Malley wins Shea prize for 2014

John W. O’Malley wins ACHA book award for Trent: What Happened at the Council, “a book that will endure [and] be cited by historians…for a long time to come.”

The Annual Report covers all of the ACHA’s activities. Includes reports from the President, Executive Secretary, CHR editor, and Program Committee. Accessible only to ACHA members.

ACHA members can now access two newly published editions of the Catholic Historical Review: the Winter 2015 edition and the special Centennial Issue.

Share an aha! moment with the American Catholic History Classroom

Most of us are familiar with the feeling of uncovering archival materials that give us new insight into our historical research. CUA’s American Catholic History Classroom project invites you to share your “aha!” moments.

Catholic
Historical
Review
Calls for papers
The 2016 Annual Meeting call for papers is open through April 15.
The 2016 conference will be held in Atlanta, Ga. from Jan. 7-10.
March 26-28, 2015 at University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Ind.
Of Interest
Contest
Religion Newswriters Association seeking submissions for student religion reporting award. May 1 deadline.
Summer program
San Gemini
Registration open for multiple summer sessions.
Grant Center
The ACHA accepts applications for grants and announces recipients according to this schedule:
CIECH
Applications due: March 15, 2015
Announcement: April 30, 2015
CIECH
Applications due: March 15, 2015
Announcement: April 30, 2015
CIECH
Applications due: February, 15 2015
Announcement: late February 2015
CalendarACHA events and deadlines
2015
Apr. 30
Graduate Student Summer Research and Junior Faculty Grant award announcements