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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

Graduate Student’s Research Featured
Posted on 16 April 2018 | 11:59 am
Graduate student Madeleine Ware’s research on abortion history in South Carolina is featured on the Nursing Clio blog. Check out “No-Tell Motels”: Abortion in Pre-Roe South Carolina. Congratulations, Madeleine!
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Upcoming Events
Posted on 2 February 2018 | 10:41 am
The History Department has some interesting guest speakers giving talks this Spring: Devyn Benson is speaking in Addlestone 227 on Wednesday, February 28th at 5:00. Benson is an Assistant Professor of Africana and Latin American Studies at Davidson College. Her lecture is,  “Antiracism in Cuba, the Unfinished Revolution.” Benjamin Hett is speaking in Addlestone 227 […]
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