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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

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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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: steerewilliamsj@cofc.edu
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