AHS’s Education

PH.D. IN INTELLECTUAL HISTORY

1998
Vanderbilt University – Nashville, TN
Dissertation: “From Aniyuwiya to Indian Territory: Concepts of Cherokee Civilization, 1500-1839”
Passed Cherokee Language Exam with Fluency

AHS as Princess Leia in Tulsa, OK in 1978. Photo by Donald R. Sturgis.

AHS as Princess Leia in Tulsa, OK in 1978. Photo by Donald R. Sturgis.

M.A. IN HISTORY

1995
Vanderbilt University – Nashville, TN
Thesis: “‘Charged with Republican Notions’: Western Constitutions, 1775-1796”

B.A. WITH HISTORY MAJOR
and Political Science/Business Administration Double Minor

1993
Belmont University – Nashville, TN
Graduated Valedictorian and Summa Cum Laude
Presidential Scholar

HIGH SCHOOL

1990
Broken Arrow Senior High School – Broken Arrow, OK
Graduated Salutatorian and With Distinction
National Merit Scholar, Academic All-Stater