CSUF News Service
Bakken Receives Lifetime Achievement Award
Nov. 14, 2014
Professor Emeritus of History Gordon Bakken
The Coalition for Western Women's History has bestowed its Lifetime Achievement Award to Gordon Bakken, professor emeritus of history, for his support of the field of Western women's history.
A member of the campus community since 1969, Bakken is an expert on the U.S. Constitution and has written more than 20 books, including "Invitation to an Execution" and "Women Who Kill Men: California Courts, Gender and the Press." In 2009, he was honored with the Western History Association's 2009 Award of Merit and honorary life membership.