Press Room

June 25, 2018

Ute Frevert, Chair of the GHI Academic Advisory Committee, talks about why we need more women in academia who speak up in an interview in Die Zeit

Professor Dr. Ute Frevert, chair of the GHI Academic Advisory Committee, talks about #immodestwomen and why we need more women in academia who speak up. Read on

June 13, 2018

New Video: Highlights from the Conference "Settlement and Unsettlement: The Ends of World War I and Their Legacies"

A new video showing highlights from the Max Weber Stiftung's Annual Conference which took place at the GHI Washington this year is now available on the conference page. Read on

June 06, 2018

“Entangling Pacific and Atlantic Worlds: Past and Present” Symposium Co-organized with the ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius

On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of former German Chancellor Helmut Schmidt, the GHI and ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius will co-organize a Symposium on "Entangling Pacific and Atlantic... Read on

May 16, 2018

New Publication: Our Frontier Is the World: The Boy Scouts in the Age of American Ascendancy

Former GHI Research Fellow Mischa Honeck recently published Our Frontier Is the World: The Boy Scouts in the Age of American Ascendancy. The book grew out of the research project he worked on while he... Read on

May 16, 2018

Former GHI Research Fellow Mischa Honeck Commented on the Recent Developments in the Boy Scouts Organization in the Washington Post's "Made by History"

Former GHI Research Fellow Mischa Honeck commented on the Boy Scouts of America change in policy to start admitting girls in the Washington Post's "Made by History." Read on

April 17, 2018

Kelly McCullough, GHDI project manager, talks with the TRAFO Blog about the project's forthcoming relaunch

Kelly McCullough, project manager for German History in Documents & Images (GHDI), talks with TRAFO Blog (a joint publication by the Max Weber Stiftung and the Forum Transregionale Studien) about the... Read on

April 16, 2018

Former GHI Research Fellow Ines Prodöhl appointed as an Associate Professor for Modern Economic History at the University of Bergen

Ines Prodöhl, who was a research fellow at the GHI from 2008 to 2017, will be joining the faculty of the University of Bergen in August 2018 as an Associate Professor for Modern Economic History.... Read on

March 28, 2018

GHI kicks off relaunch of its flagship project German History in Documents and Images

On April 1st, 2018 the GHI will begin work on the relaunch of its widely used website German History in Documents and Images (GHDI). Read on

March 16, 2018

The GHI is currently looking for interns for the month of April

The GHI is currently looking to for interns to start in the month of April. If interested, please inquire with Melanie Smaney (smaney@ghi-dc.org). Read on

March 15, 2018

Approaches to Peace After 1918: Historians Discuss Roots of Contemporary Conflicts at the GHI Washington

One hundred years after the end of World War I, 40 historians from 10 countries are meeting to discuss its long-term consequences at the German Historical Institute Washington. The conference... Read on