Christopher Ramsey, Loyola University and Johannes Steffens, Heidelberg University, Germany

Center for American History and Culture Programs
Urban History Dissertation Group
Saturday, December 7, 2013

2:30 pm to 4:30 pm


“ ‘Fair Employment is Good Business’: William G. Caples and Equal Employment Opportunity Voluntarism at the Inland Steel Co. of Chicago, 1946-1968”
Johannes Steffens, Heidelberg University, Germany

“Forgetting How to Hate? The Evolution of White Responses to Integration on the Southwest Side of Chicago, 1945-1987”
Christopher Ramsey, Loyola University

Cost and registration information: 

The group is open only to graduate students (no faculty), and members should be committed to attending as many of the meetings as possible.  Papers are pre-circulated by email and must be requested in advance. If you are interested in presenting or would like to attend, please contact the Scholl Center at