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December 9th, 2015

  • Image preview 4:30pm - 6:00pm: History Senior Thesis Poster Session
    Please join the students in Professors Reiko Hillyer and Susan Glosser’s history research seminars as they present their theses at the end-of-semester poster session.  The research seminar is the capstone course of the history major.  Student theses involve in-depth primary source research, mastery of historical literature on a chosen subject, and intense editing, revision, and peer review.  The goal of the seminar is the completion of an original and rigorously researched thesis that advances historical scholarship.
  • Image preview 6:15pm: 4th Annual History Department Office Crawl
    Join the History Department in its 4th Annual Fourth Floor Office Crawl in Miller on Wednesday, December 9 immediately following the Senior Thesis Poster Session!  Talk to professors, eat delicious themed foods, and enjoy the company of fellow majors, and non-majors.

March 7th, 2016

  • Image preview 5:00pm: 53rd Annual Arthur L. Throckmorton Memorial Lecture
    The History department is delighted to announce Dr. Tara Zahra, Professor of East European History at the University of Chicago, as the 2016 Arthur L. Throckmorton Memorial Lecturer.  Dr. Zahra’s talk is entitled “The Great Departure: Emigration from Eastern Europe and the Making of the Free World.”



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