Published May 17, 2021
The Department of History is pleased to announce the winners of the 2021 Department of History Paper Prizes:
Oustanding MA Thesis: Jessica Bracco
Title: "Hunger in America: The Inception of the WIC Program"
Best Undergraduate Thesis: Mia Hanson
Title: “The Broken Promise of the ‘New Soviet Woman’: The Soviet Union’s Struggle for Gender Equality, 1917-1936”
Best Undergraduate Seminar Paper: Molly McCreedy
Title: “The Defection that Shook the World: What the Story of Mikhail Baryshnikov, the Film White Nights, & the History of Ballet in the USSR Tell Us About Russia’s Relationship with the United States”
Best 300 Level Course Paper: Corinne Hooker
Title: “Brownie 8 Filmmaking Equipment”
Congraulations to all Paper Prize winners!