June 27, 2015

Student Awards

We are pleased to announce the winner of the Student Paper Award of Merit, sponsored by the Mormon History Association and Kevin Jones in Honor of Davis Bitton:

Matthew Pitts, “The American Talmud: The Book of Mormon and the Jewish Oral Law Tradition”


This year there are two recipients of the CGU-Tanner Center for the Humanities Summer Dissertation Fellowship:

Christopher Smith, “Playing Lamanite: Mormon Radicalism and Racial Masquerade in the Era of Indian Removal”

Taunalyn Rutherford, “Conceptualizing Global Religions: An Investigation of Mormonism in India”

Congratulations to these students for their outstanding achievements!