Neil M. Maher


Nature’s New Deal: FDR and the Hudson Valley During the Great Depression

Irvington Historical Society (online)

September 20, 2020 (2:00 pm)

Hacking the University: Reckoning with Racial Equity and Climate Justice

Rutgers University, Newark’s Price Institute (online)

October 10, 2020 (11:00 am)

Grounding the Space Race: How the Civil Rights, Feminist, and Environmental Movements Brought NASA Back Down to Earth

SUNY-Orange (online)

October 14, 2020 (7:00 pm)

Recent talk at Claremont McKenna College



Apollo in the Age of Aquarius

Recently selected as a Bloomberg View Must-Read, a Choice Outstanding Academic Title, a Smithsonian “Best Book on Apollo”, and winner of the Eugene M. Emme best book award from the American Astronautical Society

New York Times    Op-Ed:

by Neil Maher

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New York Times Article:

by Neil Maher

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Washington Post Op-Ed:

The Keys to Ensuring that a Green New Deal Succeeds

by Neil Maher

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Newark's Lead Water Crisis: A Conversation with Women About Race, Equity, and Environmental Justice

NJIT Campus Atrium

March 9, 2020 (6:00-8:00 pm)

Neil M. Maher

Federated Department of History
NJIT—Rutgers University, Newark