Valeri Receives Award

Professor Mark Valeri, E. T. Thompson Professor of Church History, was named to receive the Philip Schaff Prize from the American Society of Church History for his book, Heavenly Merchandize: How Religion Shaped Commerce in Puritan America. The Schaff Prize is awarded biennially to a North American author whose work is deemed the best work published in the previous two years on any period in the history of Christianity. Valeri received the award at the annual ASCH meeting in January.