Archive for the ‘Annual Meeting’ Category

  • Will you be among the hundreds of history professionals who are coming to the Annual Meeting in Austin, TX?  Are you interested in ways to incorporate religious history into your site’s interpretation?  Want to connect with colleagues who actively consider the religious dimensions of our national history?  Then consider taking advantage of these religious history opportunities in Austin. The […]

  • Join us in Austin for two great opportunities to delve into women’s history and get to know more about the Women’s History Affinity Group (WHAG) as we convene around the 2017 conference theme “I AM History.”  On Thursday, September 7th, from 12:30 to 1:45 p.m., WHAG is hosting a luncheon and we want to hear from you. What are the challenges […]

  • As we prepare for the 2017 Annual Meeting in Austin, the Educators and Interpreters Affinity Group Committee is trying an experiment. We’re giving presenters who are chairing sessions with education and interpretation themes a chance to give readers a little more information about them – a teaser, if you will. We’ll share two to three sessions each week. We […]

  • Now in their eleventh year, the Small Museums Affinity Group’s annual scholarships help colleagues from small museums across the country join us at our Annual Meeting for four days of educational sessions, hands-on workshops, and networking. Funded through generous donations from AASLH members, this scholarship provides a great opportunity for members from small institutions  to […]

  • As we prepare for the 2017 Annual Meeting in Austin, the Educators and Interpreters Affinity Group Committee is trying an experiment. We’re giving presenters who are chairing sessions with education and interpretation themes a chance to give readers a little more information about them – a teaser, if you will. We’ll share two to three sessions each week. We […]

  • As we prepare for the 2017 Annual Meeting in Austin, the Educators and Interpreters Affinity Group Committee is trying an experiment. We’re giving presenters who are chairing sessions with education and interpretation themes a chance to give readers a little more information about them – a teaser, if you will. We’ll share two to three […]

  • On behalf of the Emerging History Professionals (EHP) Affinity Community, I’m happy to announce the events and initiatives planned for AASLH’s EHP members at this year’s Annual Meeting in Austin, Texas. First, when you arrive at the registration desk, be sure to grab a copy of the EHP guide to the Annual Meeting. The guide […]

  • The American Association for State and Local History (AASLH) proudly announces that historian, author, curator, and educator Lonnie G. Bunch, III will be presented with the AASLH Award of Distinction on September 8 at the association’s Annual Meeting in Austin, TX. Lonnie G. Bunch, III is the founding director of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of […]

  • Are you a runner? Do you like to run with friends? Do you like to see beautiful places in cities where you travel? Then, sign up for the annual AASLH 5K which will be held in Austin on Friday, September 8 from 6:30 am-8:30 am. 5K at Lady Bird Lake 6:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. […]

  • Dear AASLH Community, We look forward to seeing you at the Annual Meeting and hope you have already registered to join us in Austin this year. We have a wonderful program pulled together and hundreds of your colleagues will be there. The Texas State Legislature has called a special session this summer. Depending on the […]