Picturing Milwaukee: Thurston Woods Pilot Study, the 2012 BLC Field School directed by Arijit Sen received the American Association for State and Local History (AASLH) 2013 Award of Merit. The Award of Merit is presented to recognize excellence for projects (including civic engagement, special projects, educational programs, exhibits, publications, restoration projects, etc.), individual achievement, and organizational general excellence.
Sen will receive the award on behalf of the field school participants on Friday, September 20, 2013 at the AASLH annual meeting in Birmingham, AL. The 2013 BLC Field School will be held at the Historic Water Tower Neighborhood.