Congratulations to the Berkeley History Class of 2019!

Prizes & Awards Recipients for 2018–2019

Student prizes are selected by a faculty Honors Committee and awarded at the department's annual commencement ceremony. Prizes are supported, in part, by gifts to the Friends of Cal History Fund.

Friends of Cal History Dissertation Prize

Julia Shatz

Graduate Seminar Paper Prize

Christene Stratman

George T. Guttridge Prize for British or American Colonial History

Christopher Lawson

David Hollinger Prize for Intellectual History

Shoufu Yin

Charlene Conrad Liebau Library Prize for Undergraduate Research

Emma Bianco and Harriet Steele

Leo Lowenthal Memorial Prize

Nicole Viglini

Fred J. Martin American Political History Award

Julia Lewandoski

Matilda Morrison Miller Award for the History of the Western United States

Erfan Moradi

Friends of Cal History Thesis Prize & Department Citation

Emily Breay

Honors & Awards 2018-2019

Departmental awards, selected by the faculty Honors Committee, are presented to students at the annual commencement ceremony. The most recent winners of departmental awards and the Proposed Honors Graduates are listed here.

Recent Commencement Programs (may be downloaded)

May 2019

May 2018


Commencement Grads 2019