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

July 18, 2018

The GHI is seeking applications from postdoctoral scholars for the 2019/20 Binational Research Tandem Program in the History of Knowledge & Knowledge Cultures

The deadline for applications is September 1, 2018 for fellowships beginning in September 2019. Read on

July 18, 2018

The GHI is seeking applications from postdoctoral scholars for the 2019/20 Binational Research Tandem Program in Global & Trans-Regional History

The deadline for applications is September 1, 2018 for fellowships beginning in September 2019. Read on

July 09, 2018

The next deadline for applications for the Gerald D. Feldman Travel Grants is October 12, 2018

Each year, the Max Weber Foundation, with the generous support of the Peters Beer Foundation, awards Gerald D. Feldman Travel Grants to young academics with an international focus in the humanities... Read on

June 27, 2018

The GHI library and reception will have limited hours during the summer from July 2 to August 31

From July 2 to August 31, the library will be open from 9 am to 1pm. Attendance outside these hours is by appointment only. The reception desk hours are from 9 am to 3 pm. For deliveries and requests... Read on

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