Combined MA in AADS/Ph.D. in GSS Graduate Student Aysha Preston was awarded a Visiting Student Fellowship from the Minority Awards Program at the Smithsonian Institution. Aysha will participate in this program in the summer of 2015. She will be working with David Haberstich, Curator of Photography, at the National Museum of American History Archives Center. She will conduct archival research on the U.S. Black middle class using the photographs in the Scurlock Studio Collections.
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