Feb. 17, Award Reception for Eastside American History Teacher David Jones

SPOHP and the Center for European Studies will host a reception for Mr. Jones in recognition of his Martha Ross Teaching Award from the Oral History Association last fall. The… Read More

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Tuskegee Airman Daniel Keel Featured in North Florida’s Senior Times, Feb. 2016

Keel, interviewed for the African American History Project and Veterans History Project last summer about his World War II service, is featured in February’s edition of Senior Times magazine.


Mississippi Freedom Project Partnership Recognized by Oral History Association with Elizabeth B. Mason Award

Last fall, the OHA granted the award to the mini-grant partnership between SPOHP and George A. Smathers Libraries for the “Freedom Summer Oral History and Library Curation Project” in 2013-2014.


Dr. Nikki Giovanni Interviewed for SPOHP African American History Project on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Dr. Giovanni was interviewed by Graduate Coordinator Randi Gill-Sadler as part of the University of Florida’s 2016 MLK Day celebrations.


Fall 2015 Internship Class Podcasts Now Available!

This podcast series features interviews from the Gainesville chapter of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. The class was coordinated by Kyle Bridge and Meagan Frenzer.

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OZY Writes On David Boden’s first interviews conducted with Holocaust survivors

Click to read! In 2013, SPOHP presented a public program with Dr. Alan Rosen, who wrote about the early survivor testimonies in “The Wonder of their Voices.”

Deborah trains VFP member John Fullerton at 2014 Peace Poetry Awards ceremony

Digital Humanities Coordinator Receives 2015 Peace Helmet Award from Gainesville Veterans for Peace

Happy New Year, SPOHP’ers! We have some wonderful news to share: Gainesville’s chapter of Veterans For Peace recently honored SPOHP’s Digital Humanities Coordinator, Ms. Deborah Hendrix, with the coveted Peace Helmet… Read More