We looked inside some of the tweets by @HistoryLsu and here's what we found interesting.
Inside 100 Tweets
Eerie echoes of the past in today's electoral (and anti-electoral) politics: Department chair and Fred C. Frey Professor Aaron Sheehan-Dean wrote about parallels with pre-Civil War America in an op-ed published in the Washington Post. https://t.co/oennVkGwHx
Dr. Stephen Andes' book, Zorro's Shadow, made the list of the Chicago Tribune's 12 must-reads for Fall 2020. Well done @steveandes!
Profs. Veldman, Gutfreund and Bardes co-authored a very timely piece in The Advocate, on the history of LSU and segregation resistance! Well done.https://t.co/iBrbijH4RW
Charlie Royster: AHA Perspectives has published a fitting obituary and career review of the late former Boyd Professor --an accomplished historian, genial colleague and athoughtful mentor: https://t.co/6s9n4Pyoq0
Kris Plunkett successfully defended her outstanding honors thesis “Monuments and Memory: A Quantitative Analysis of Union and Confederate Monuments,” directed by @HistoryLsu Prof. Gaines Foster 🥳 https://t.co/jqFIuJDZqW
Congratulations to our very own Kris Plunkett! https://t.co/tDkzrVQS4a
A link to Dr. Marchand's interview: https://t.co/bwxWafAdGR
"The Problem of Democracy," by Profs. Nancy Isenberg and Andrew Burstein, is among ten book listed as this week's top reads in the New York Times. Way to go, @andyandnancy ! A promising start to the new academic year.
Greetings, Twitter! I've got a little writing project I want to share with you fine folks. Introduction and first post went up today! Please read, like, and share! #writelikeaphd #PhD #phdlife #WritingCommunity https://t.co/kJGNZ60UmA
One of our graduates, @rhbond_phd, is making the History dept proud by launching a new project to capitalize on her excellent writing and editing skills to help others polish their own professional works. Check out her website and keep her in mind for your next written work. #lsu https://t.co/ENyqZzsQ5R
Congratulations to Erin Halloran for her successful PhD final exam! Erin's Dissertation is "Between Regulation and Repression, Tradition and Innovation: How the Royal College of Physicians of London Negotiated Its Place in the Early Modern Medical Field." Well done Dr. Halloran! https://t.co/ofMxU0Wiam
It's almost here! The full program for this weekend's HGSA conference is online: https://t.co/obCBKflgLp . Keynote: Dr. Pedro Reina Perez on "Belonging to the US: Puerto Rico and the Insular Cases 2.0" Friday night in the Sternberg Salon at 7:30 PM. Come on down!
Next week I am heading back to Baton Rouge to speak at @LSU with several other alumni of @HistoryLsu. I am very excited to be back on that special campus--and also to eat all the amazing food in that city! #twitterstorians https://t.co/WV8ldbygJ1
Spencer will be speaking at the History Graduate Students' annual conference, Feb 22-23rd. The keynote address will be by @pedroreinaperez ! More info to come #lsu #hgsa #phdlife https://t.co/6INTPplJrP