Sandra K. Mathews-Benham

Faculty/Staff profile

Professor of History
Phone: 
(402) 465-2442
Office: 
Old Main 319
Office hours: 

Fall 2013
WF 10:00-12:00, 3:30-4:00
T 11:40-12:30
Th 11:40-12:00
And by appointment

Background: 

The third-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the majority. The second-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the minority. The first-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking.
– A. A. Milne

Course schedule: 

Fall 2013

History 001-01 and History 001-02 (US to 1877)
MWF 1:00-3:30pm

History 155/255 (Western Women's History)
T/Th 10:00-11:40am

History 297 / History 298 / History 299
Arranged

Spring 2014

History 156 (American Indian History)
MWF 10:00-11:10am

History 170/270 (Revolutions in Latin America)
T/Th 10:00-11:40am

History 297 / History 298 / History 299
Tuesday 12:00-12:50pm

Professional and community affiliations, certifications and awards: 

[Recent only]

Honor Award for Anthology, Nebraska Center for the Book, 2012
Renee Laegreid and Sandra Mathews, Eds., Women on the North American Plains (Lubbock: Texas Tech University Press, 2012)

Gaspar Pérez de Villagrá Award, Historical Society of New Mexico, 2012
Richard Melzer, Robert Torrez, and Sandra Mathews, A History of New Mexico Since Statehood (Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2012)