Congratulations to the History Lab Podcast for winning the Silver Radio Prize

Congratulations to the History Lab Podcast at the Australian Centre for Public History, UTS, who have won the prestigious Silver Radio Prize at the New York Festivals Radio Awards. History Lab is Australia’s first investigative history podcast and is produced in collaboration with radio station 2SER 107.3FM. You can listen to the two hit seasons of the Read more …

AHA Journal Rankings Consultation

Because increasingly universities, job applications and the Australian Research Council (ARC) have been requiring academics to justify the quality of their work, the AHA Executive has made the decision to develop a rankings system to assist in the process. This is a pragmatic response to developments within the tertiary sector. Increasingly, universities have been designing Read more …

Congratulations to those shortlisted for the Chief Minister’s Northern Territory History book award

Congratulations to those shortlisted for the Chief Minister’s Northern Territory History book award for the most significant historical book about the Northern Territory published in the previous year:  Laura Rademaker, Found in Translation: Many Meanings on a North Australian Mission  Lyndon Megarrity, Northern Dreams: The Politics of Northern Development in Australia  Maggie Brady, Teaching ‘Proper’ Drinking? Clubs and Public in Indigenous Australia  Read more …

AHA/Honest History: AHA Conference 2019 Teacher Scholarship Recipient

The AHA would like to thank all who applied for the inaugural AHA/Honest History Teacher Scholarship. The scheme supports a secondary school History teacher to attend the annual Australian Historical Association Conference to promote engagement between History teachers and the broader historical community. Funding for this scheme is made possible by a generous donation from Honest History Read more …