Notes for Bob is a place for friends, colleagues, students and family to share stories, photos and other recollections.

Robert Griffith was born in Atlanta, Georgia, and grew up in Southern Indiana.  He earned his B.A. at DePauw University, where he was a Rector Scholar and a member of Phi Beta Kappa.  He received his M.A. and Ph.D. at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, where he was a Woodrow Wilson Fellow.  He taught at the University of Georgia and at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, where he also served as Chair of the Department of History. More…