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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

2016 History Dept Awards
Posted on 26 April 2016 | 6:03 pm
Congratulations to the winners of the 2016 History Awards, held Monday, April 18th in Alumni Hall. Below is a list of the award recipients and photos of the ceremony. HSS Scholars – Anthony Gaspar & Madeleine Ware Departmental Honors – Matthew Ross Outstanding History Student Award with Service – Taylor Currin, Alexandra Harrell, & Kendra Wall William […]
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Maymester and Summer 2016
Posted on 21 March 2016 | 1:43 pm
We’ve got some exciting courses available for Maymester and Summer students! Detailed course descriptions can be found on this site under Undergraduate Programs: http://history.cofc.edu/acad-info/summer-2016-course-offerings.php
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