North American West History Graduate Students

UA Graduate Students
Sometimes Freedom Wears a Woman’s Face: Native American Women Veterans of World War II
Amy Grey  
Megan Prins
Winter in America, 1880-1920
Mindi Sitterud
Labor, Class and Spirituality: Mormon Coalminers
in early 20th-century Castle Valley, Utah
Robin Zenger
From West Indians to Panamanians: The Path to Citizenship in 1950s Panama
Partial list of completed Ph.D.s & current positions
Denise Bates, Arizona State University
Up from Obscurity: Indian Rights Activism and the Development of Tribal-State Relations in the 1970s and 1980s, 2007
Michelle Berry, St. Gregory’s School
Cow Talk: Ecology, Culture and Identity in the Intermountain West Range Cattle Industry, 1945-1965, 2005
Jane Haigh, Assistant Professor, University of Alaska-Kenai Peninsula College
Political Power, Patronage, and Protection Rackets: Con Men and Political Corruption in Denver, 1889-1894, 2009
Jennifer Fish-Kashay, Assistant Professor, Colorado State University
Savages, Sinners, & Saints: The Hawaiian Kingdom and the Imperial Contest, 1778-1839, 2002
Michael Logan, Professor, Oklahoma State University
Fighting Sprawl and City Hall: Resistance to Urban Growth in the Southwest, 1945-1965, 1994
Cherstin Lyon, Assistant Professor, California State University, San Bernardino
Prisons and Patriots: The Tucsonian Draft Resisters and Citizenship during World War II, 2006
Mark Miller, Assistant Professor, Southern Utah University
Ambiguous Tribalism: Unrecognized Indian Tribes and the American State, 2001
Clark Pomerleau, Assistant Professor, University of Texas-Denton
Among and between Women: Califia Community, Grassroots Feminist Education, and the Politics of Difference, 1975-1987, 2004
Luke Ryan, Assistant Professor, Georgia Gwinnett College
‘The Indians Would be Too Near Us’: Indians, Americans and the Roads toward Disunion in the Making of Kansas, 1825-1861, 2010
Virginia Scharff, Professor, University of New Mexico
Reinventing the Wheel: American Women and the Automobile in the Early Car Culture, 1987
Sally J. Southwick, Associate Director of Corporate & Foundation Relations, Bates College
Building on a Borrowed Past: Place and Identity in Pipestone, Minnesota, 1999