Congratulations to Emma Stone Mackinnon (PhD, Political Science, 2017; MA, MAPSS, 2010)! She is the 2018 recipient of the Saller Dissertation Prize, the highest such honor bestowed by the Division of the Social Sciences. Emma’s dissertation is titled “Imperial Promises: The Contested Politics of Human Rights in the Twentieth Century” and was chaired by Jennifer Pitts. The dissertation committee included Mark Bradley, Patchen Markell, Lisa Wedeen, and Robert Gooding-Williams. Emma holds a post-doc Junior Research Fellowship at Emmanuel College, Cambridge.