Scott Wright, center, chair of the History Department, presents the John Ireland History Research Paper prizes to Vincent Grabowski, left, and to Calvin Hoffman.
John Ireland History Research Paper prize winners announced
Congratulations to the winners of the John Ireland History Research Paper contest. Each receives $100:
- Calvin Hoffman, for his seminar paper, “Misplaced Loyalties: Copperheads and the War of Rebellion”
- Vincent Grabowski, for his upper-level paper, “Patriot to Loyalist: The Motives of Benedict Arnold”
The History Department thanks all of the participants for their papers; 20 were submitted, which gave the readers a real challenge in determining the top awards for the competition. A sincere thank you also is extended to the readers, Dr. Tom Mega and Dr. David Foote of the History Department and Dr. William Kinney, Sociology and Criminal Justice Department.