Edie Hunter


Dept:University Museums
Office:290 Scheman
1805 Center Drive
Ames IA


Major Professor: Dr. Riney-Kehrberg
Expected date of graduation: May 2022

Area of research specialization: 20th Century American Social and Cultural History

“Pounding Swords into Swords: War Monuments Lost During World War II Scrap Drives” Midwestern Historical Association, (May 2021)

“Agricultural Psychology: The Evolution of a Discipline at a Land Grant Institution 1856-1933” Midwest Junto for the History of Science, (April 2021)

“From Fair View to Parkview: Involuntary Annexation and the Middle-American Dream” Midwestern Historical Association, Grand Rapids Michigan (June 2020 - canceled)

“From Fair View to Parkview: Involuntary Annexation and the Middle-American Dream” Ames Historical Society Lecture Series, Ames Iowa (June 2019)

“Sex and Revolution: Politicizing the Murder of a Coed” Women’s and Gender Studies Conference (April 2018)

Annals of Iowa (79 (2020), 343-366) “From Fair View Farm to Parkview Heights: Involuntary Annexation and the Middle-American Dream”

Annals of Iowa (79 (2020), 305-306) Review of Thomas J. Brown’s Civil War Monuments and the Militarization of America

Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs (July 2019) State Historical Society of Iowa Research Grant

Organization of American Historians (April 2019), Andrew W. Mellon Foundation/Organization of American Historians Travel Grant

City of Ames Iowa Historical Preservation Commission (April 2017 - the Present), Commissioner

Student Conduct Hearing Board (February 2020 – the Present), Member

Graduate Students of History (August 2021 – the Present), Faculty Liaison

Graduate Students of History (August 2020 - July 2021), Vice President

Graduate and Professional Student Senate (August 2019-July 2020), History Senator

B.S., Iowa State University, 1998