Eric Zimmer is the recipient of the 2013 prize for the outstanding master’s thesis in Iowan history from the Iowa History Center at Simpson College.

Marlino Mubai has been awarded a CLR/CAORC Grant for Short-Term Research in Lusophone Africa.

Katherine Massoth has been accepted to the Southern Methodist University Clements Center for Southwest Studies (ASU Comparative Border Studies) Food Across Borders Symposia, 2014-15.