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Department of History

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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

Study Abroad in Great Britain!
Posted on 2 October 2017 | 8:30 am
Next Summer, Dr. Jacob Steere-Williams will lead a group of students in, “The Epidemic Streets: Disease in Modern Britain.” Contact Dr. Steere-Williams for details:
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European Union Study Abroad Opportunity
Posted on 29 September 2017 | 9:46 am
Dr. Olejniczak will lead the study abroad course, “A New Map for Europe: The EU, Great Britain, and Scotland,” in Maymester 2018. Dates: May 17 – June 15. Cost: $5,950. For more information, email Dr. Olejniczak at
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