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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

Congratulations to History December Graduates
Posted on 18 December 2013 | 4:25 pm
Congratulations on achieving your goal ….a Bachelor of Arts in History! Nicholas A. Allison Jennifer A. Brannen Cory S. Ciepiela Shonda R. Cox Anna T. Freeman Lauren K. Geddings Victoria L. Jackson, Summa Cum Laude Erin H. Johnson John J. Kelemen Eric L. Law Katherine R. Loveland Bertin D. Mewshaw Jamie M. Parks, Magna Cum […]
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Photography and the American Civil War Exhibition
Posted on 10 December 2013 | 1:58 pm
The Gibbes Museum is host to this outstanding exhibition until January.  The exhibition then moves on to the New Orleans Museum of Art. Professor of History, Bernard Powers, will give a talk this Thursday at 2:30 p.m.  at the Gibbes Museum.  
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