The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from1 May 2017 to 8 May 2017. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Louisiana.
H-Louisiana is sponsored by the Louisiana Historical Association. The purpose of the network is to facilitate communication and the exchange of scholarly and pedagogical ideas and digital projects among researchers, teachers, scholars, advanced students, and related professionals (e.g. local historians, librarians, archivists, genealogists) interested in Louisiana history as well as those who work in Louisiana.
The City of Alexandria, LA, is acccepting qualifications, information and proposals for an Alexandria, LA Civil Rights History Consultant to conduct specialized assistance, research, documentation, and oral history interviews of the Civil Rights Movement in Alexandria, Louisiana, and to advise, consult with, and to work with the city and the Alexandria Human Relations Commission on the potential for the development of a local Alexandria Civil Rights Memorial Park.
Memorial services celebrating the life of Marshall Scott Legan, 77, retired Professor of History and History Department Head at ULM were held Thursday, May 11 at 2:00 p.m. at Northminster Church in Monroe, LA. Born February 17, 1940, he passed away at St. Francis Hospital on Saturday, May 6th after a short illness.
H20/LA: An Examination of Louisiana’s Relationship with Water
The coast is shrinking. The water is rising. Torrential rain and flooding have displaced thousands. Governor John Bel Edwards just declared “a state of emergency” for the Louisiana coastline. Everywhere we look, water is at the forefront of discussion in today’s Louisiana. While this is not a new concern in Louisiana history, anxieties over water and its future effects have dramatically increased in recent years.
The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 24 April 2017 to 1 May 2017. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Louisiana.