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October 17, 2018

The GHI is now accepting applications from Germany-based scholars for the 2019/20 Gerda Henkel Fellowship for Digital History

With the generous support of the Gerda Henkel Foundation, the GHI and the RRCHNM invite applications for a 12-month fellowship in digital history. Deadline for applications is Jan. 5, 2018. Read on

October 11, 2018

GHI West is now seeking applications for its 2018-19 "Innovation through Migration" Senior Fellowship Program

The fellowship program offers up to three senior scholars per year the chance to come to Berkeley to help shape the emerging Center for the History of Migration and Knowledge which is being... Read on

October 11, 2018

GHI West is now seeking applications for its 2019-20 "Innovation through Migration" Practitioners in Residence Program

The fellowship program offers professionals who work in government as well as in nongovernmental organizations, the fields of social work, or in relevant media on issues of migration politics a... Read on

October 05, 2018

GHI Washington is now seeking applications for its long-term visiting fellowships

The German Historical Institute (GHI), Washington, DC, is now accepting applications for its long-term visiting fellow program. The fellowships will be granted for a period of 6- to 12-months in the... Read on

October 02, 2018

German Heritage in Letters: Recovering the Hidden Stories of German Migration

The German Historical Institute is pleased to announce it has received funding from the “Deutschlandjahr USA” campaign of the German Federal Foreign Office to launch “German Heritage in Letters:... Read on

September 28, 2018

Association of German Historians Releases Statement on the Current Threats to Democracy

The 52nd Biennial Meeting of the Association of German Historians was held in Muenster from September 25 to 28 and focused on the theme of divided societies. Taking inspiration from the meeting, GHI... Read on

September 27, 2018

2018 Bucerius lecture features David Miliband (IRC) and Jutta Allmendinger (Thomas Mann Fellow)

David Miliband will give the 2018 Bucerius Lecture on October 17 at GHI West, the Pacific Regional Office of the German Historical Institute Washington, DC. David Miliband is the President and CEO of... Read on

September 25, 2018

Gerda Henkel Lecture Tours starts with with Uwe Lübken and Martina Kessel

GHI West, the Pacific Regional Office of the Germany Historical Institute, Washington DC, launched a new program today in cooperation with the Gerda Henkel Foundation. The Gerda Henkel Lecture Tours... Read on

August 27, 2018

Henry H. Arnhold, transatlantic bridge-builder and friend of the GHI, passes away at age 96

The GHI is saddened to learn about the recent death of Henry H. Arnhold, banker, philanthropist and friend of the GHI. Born in 1921 in Dresden/Germany as the fourth child of banker Heinrich Arnhold... Read on

July 27, 2018

GHI Bulletin Issue 62 (Spring 2018) published

GHI Bulletin Issue 62 (Spring 2018) has been published and is available online for download. The issue features articles by Lorraine Daston, Jörn Leonhard, Jennifer L. Jenkins, Bradley J. Nichols,... Read on