The Society notes with sadness the death on April 22 of Ene Sirvet, who retired in 2013 after 43 years of cheerful and devoted service as our administrative secretary. A memorial gathering  will be held on Wednesday, May 27, 2015, from 3 to 5 pm at the Columbia University Faculty House, 400 West 117th Street, New York, New York.

The 2015 winners of the Arthur M. Schlesinger Award, the Francis Parkman Prize, the James Fenimore Cooper Prize, and the Allan Nevins Prize will be announced at the Society's annual dinner on May 11. Check back later!