Tryce Hyman is a third year master’s student in History, who is also pursuing an additional master’s degree in Middle Eastern Studies with the College of International Studies. He completed his undergraduate degree in Judaic Studies at OU in 2014. Tryce' s papers have been presented at the Phi Alpha Theta Conference in 2014 and 2016. During the summer of 2015 Tryce served as a copy editor for the English edition of Professor Carsten Schapkow’ s monograph Role Model and Countermodel: The Golden Age of Iberian Jewry and German Jewish Culture during the Era of Emancipation. Tryce’s graduate research focuses on the history of Zionism, anti-Zionism, and the development of Israeli society.