New Approaches to Frontier History Application

A professional development workshop for educators offered at the University of Pittsburgh by the Alliance for Learning in World History (ALWH). This virtual event will be held on Saturday, June 11 from 10:30am- 4:00 pm. All accepted participants will receive a $200 stipend. To apply, please submit a resume, sample assignment or syllabus, and application statement below. 
Featured Speakers:
  • Dr. Veronica Castillo-Munoz, UC Santa Barbara, “Teaching about the Border: Border Crossings and the Making of the US-Mexico Borderlands” 
  • Dr. James Hill, University of Pittsburgh, “Whose Frontier Is It? Decolonizing Narratives in World History”
  • Dr. Matt Matsuda, Rutgers University, “Water’s Edge: Histories and Frontiers in Pacific and Oceanian Worlds” 

Apply by filling out the webform below. Applications are due Friday April 29, 2022. Contact Ali Straub at with questions. 

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