Dual honors for Boston College historian Heather Cox Richardson

Professor of History Heather Cox Richardson, a leading national commentator on American history and politics, recently received two noteworthy honors.

Richardson was selected as one of four recipients for the 2021 Massachusetts Governor’s Awards in the Humanities, which recognize individuals for their public actions, grounded in an appreciation of the humanities, to enhance civic life in the Commonwealth. The awards were given in a virtual celebration livestreamed on October 24



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