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Research News 2011-12


Invited Presentations and Lectures

Brandão, J.A. "Women of New France." Tri-City Museum Lecture Series, Grand Haven, MI, March 2012.

Brandão, J.A. "The Fur Trade in New France." Fort St. Joseph Archaeological Project Lecture Series, Niles, MI, July 2011.

Cousins, James. Commentator, “The Morals of Education: Ideology and Educators on the World Stage.” International Graduate Historical Studies Conference, Midland, MI, April 2012.

Dooley, Howard. “In the Wake of Zheng He?: China’s New Treasure Fleets.” Rajagiri Centre for Business Studies, Rajagiri College, Cochin, Kerala, India, January, 2012.

Dooley, Howard. Chair and moderator, “Indonesia: Prospects for Prosperity?” Great Decisions Foreign Policy Discussion Series, Aquinas College, Grand Rapids, MI, March 2012.

Heasley, Lynne. Chair and commentator, “Coastal Environmental Histories from the Atlantic to the Pacific.” American Society for Environmental History Annual Meeting, Madison, Wisconsin, March 2012. 

Pyenson, Lewis R. Chair, “In the Context of Nationalism, Race, and Religion: Three Case Studies of Deutschtum in South America, 1820 to the Present.” American Historical Association, Chicago, IL, January 2012.

Xiong, Victor. “Ancient Historiography East and West.” Lecture at Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI, February 2012

Xiong, Victor. “A Comparative Study of Historiography in China and the West.” Lecture at Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, May 2012


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