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Meet the New Professor, Part 3

For our final installment of "Meet the New Prof," Professor Carter sat down with Professor Joshua Kercsmar, an incoming Lilly Postdoctoral Fellow, who will teach courses on early American history as well as in Christ College.
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Meet the New Professor, Part 2

Last week we heard from Professor J. Luis Ramos. This week's edition of Meet the New Professor features an interview with incoming assistant professor of history Robert Elder. At Valpo Professor Elder will teach a variety of courses on the colonial, early national, and antebellum periods. Here's what he had to say in a recent interview with Professor Carter.
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Meet the New Professor, Part 1

The history department will be welcoming two new tenure-track faculty members as well as a Lilly Post-Doctoral Fellow in the 2014-2015 academic year. Professor Carter interviewed each of the three in advance of their arrival on campus and we will be sharing these in the weeks ahead so you can get to know our new colleagues. This week we're featuring Dr. J. Luis Ramos, our new assistant professor of Latino and Latin American history.
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History Goes Back to the Movies: Twelve Years a Slave

Professor Carter recently took some history students to see the new film, Twelve Years a Slave. Here is what two seniors, Elizabeth Gore and Eric Goetsch, had to say
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The Passing of Alan Bloom

Bloom, Alan Age 49, of Valparaiso, passed away suddenly on October 9, 2013.
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