Renaissance Studies Award: Paul F. Grendler

On April 1, 2017, the Renaissance Society of America awarded its Paul Oskar Kristeller Lifetime Achievement Award to Paul Grendler (M. A. 1961, Ph. D. 1964, History, supervisor George Mosse). The award is “In recognition of a lifetime of uncompromising devotion to the highest standard of scholarship accompanied by Outstanding achievement in Renaissance Studies.” Grendler is a professor of history emeritus at the University of Toronto, now living in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. His tenth book, The Jesuits and Italian Universities 1548-1773 (Washington, D.C: The Catholic University of America Press) will be published in July 2017.