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.”

Call for Papers: 2016 ACHA Annual Meeting in Atlanta

The ACHA is now accepting full panel and individual paper proposals for its 2016 Annual Meeting to be held in Atlanta from Jan. 7-10, 2016.

The ACHA offers is accepting applications from graduate students and junior faculty to fund summer research (deadline March 15) and to fund travel to the Spring Meeting (deadline Feb. 15).

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.

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Calls for papers
The spring conference call for papers is open through Jan. 15.

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
Call for papers
Peace History SocietyPeace History Society
Conference will examine interrelationships between war, peace and religion. Deadline: Feb. 1, 2015.
Call for abstracts
St. Paul's College
Conference will focus on the theme of the Church in western Canada. Deadline is Jan. 30, 2015.
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
Jan. 15-
Apr. 15
Call for papers: 2016 Annual Meeting
Mar. 26-28
University of Notre Dame