Carnegie Mellon University

Bennett Koerber

Bennett Koerber

Graduate Student

  • Baker Hall 360

Education

  • M.A. in History, Carnegie Mellon University, 2016
  • M.A. in American History, Louisiana State University, 2015
  • B.A. in History, Louisiana State University, 2012

Interest Area

20th century U.S. cultural history, American identity, sports history, the history of American higher education, and intellectual history

Dissertation Title

Liberal Arts Football: Athletics, Academics, and American Higher Education, 1918-1950

Conference Papers

“Nationalization and Regionalism in 1920s College Football,” Louisiana State University Graduate History Conference, March, 2015

Awards/Grants

  • NASSH Dissertation Travel Grant; North American Society for Sports History; 2019
  • GuSH Grant; Carnegie Mellon University; 2019

Advisor

Scott Sandage