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.”

Stolzenberg receives 2014 Marraro Prize

Daniel Stolzenberg awarded 2014 Howard R. Marraro book prize for Egyptian Oedipus: Athanasius Kircher and the Secrets of Antiquity, a “carefully researched and skillfully argued book” about Kircher’s work on Egyptian hieroglyphics.

Ventresca’s <em>Soldier for Christ</em> awarded Koenig Prize

Robert Ventresca‚Äôs work on Pius XII receives the ACHA’s inaugural award for Catholic biography.

Video: American Catholics and WWI

Two Catholic University of America archivists reflect upon the role of American Catholics in World War I.

2014 Elections: Vote now!

Members have received e-mails with voting instructions and a link to the secure ballot. Voting ends on Sept. 23.

ACHA Accepting Nominations for 2015 Awards of Distinction

The deadline for nominating an exceptional ACHA member is Oct. 4.

2015 ACHA Annual Conference in New York

Annual Meeting will be held Jan. 2-5, 2015. Registration opens Sept. 20. Download the conference program [PDF]

Calls for papers
Acceptance decisions for the 2015 Annual Conference call for papers were sent in May.
The 2015 conference will be held in New York City on Jan. 2-5.
Spring conference
March 26-28, 2015 at University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Ind.
Of Interest
Call for papers
US Catholic Historian
Upcoming issue will address the theme of “Empire.” Submission deadline is May 1, 2015.
Call for papers
CCHAHistorical Studies
Canadian Catholic Historical Association's annual journal invites original articles.
Grant Center
The ACHA will begin acceptiong applications for the following grants in the fall.
Applications: Sept. 6-Oct. 15, 2014
Announcement: Oct. 31, 2014
Applications: late 2014
Announcement: March 2015
Applications: late 2014
Announcement: March 2015
CalendarACHA events and deadlines
Sept. 9-23
ACHA elections
Online balloting
Sept. 6-
Oct. 15
Applications for Presidential Travel Grants accepted
Sept. 20-
Nov. 20
Registration period for 2015 Annual Conference
New York
Oct. 20-
Jan. 30
Call for Papers: Spring Meeting 2015
Jan. 2-5
Jan. 15-
Apr. 15
Call for papers: 2016 Annual Meeting
Mar. 26-28
2015 Spring Meeting
University of Notre Dame