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Department of History

Message from the Chair

The study of history provides a unique perspective and understanding of the human condition, past and present. The examination and comprehension of history aids in the development of the research, analytical, and communicative skills needed in many fields. read more

Professor Phyllis Jestice
Department Chair

Department News

History Dept Hosts Dr. Julie Weise for Jan. 20th Lecture
Posted on 19 January 2016 | 1:00 pm
The history department is delighted to welcome Dr. Julie Weise of the University of Oregon to campus on January 20. She will be presenting research from her new book, Corazón de Dixie: Mexicanos in the U.S. South since 1910 (UNC Press, 2015). This innovative study is the first to place the increasingly visible Latino population […]
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Upcoming Talks: January 19th and 20th
Posted on 15 January 2016 | 5:13 pm