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  • Prof. Musgrove on race in DC

    See the capital through new eyes!
    Prof. Musgrove has co-authored a wonderful article on DC off the beaten path, in anticipation of the AHA annual conference which takes place in DC early in January 2018.  The article pays...
    Posted: October 12, 2017 8:31 AM
  • Prof. Michelle Scott wins prize

    Prof. Michelle Scott has been awarded the 2017 Letitia Woods Brown Article Prize for the best article in African American Women's History from the Association of Black Women's Historians (ABWH)...
    Posted: October 5, 2017 11:20 AM
  • Kelly Daughtridge wins MA thesis prize

    Kelly Daughtridge (Historical Studies MA, '17) won the runner up prize for her M.A. thesis from the North American Conference on British Studies, This is not only a national competition, but...
    Posted: October 4, 2017 9:46 PM
  • Prof. Chapin in Wash Post on Medicare for All

    Christy Chapin in the Washington Post about the political difficulties of passing  BernieCare. Clear analysis of importance to us all.
    Posted: September 26, 2017 9:25 PM
  • Prof. Musgrove in Wash Post about lack of democracy in DC

    Derek Musgrove and Chris Myers Asch, co-authores of the forth coming book, Chocolate City: A History of Race and Democracy in the Nation's Capital (UNC Press, 2017) shed light in the Washington...
    Posted: September 26, 2017 9:17 PM
  • History Faculty in the News

    Major Research Awards
    Profs. Chapin, Oyen, Brown, Boehling and Kars received major National and International Fellowships last year.  Read all about it here.
    Posted: September 26, 2017 9:09 PM
  • History Alum Kristina Gaddy ('09) on Confederate Monuments

    History Alum, Kristina Gaddy ('09) is making a living as a history researcher and writer. Here is a segment from a June 2017 Marc Steiner show, along with the website Gaddy co-created, on the...
    Posted: August 14, 2017 3:34 PM
  • Professors Christy Chapin and Amy Froide receive Promotions

    Congratulations to Prof. Christy Chapin who has been promoted to Associate Professor with tenure! And congratulations to Prof. Amy Froide who has been promoted to Full Professor!
    Posted: May 16, 2017 12:51 PM
  • Prof. Constantine Vaporis to give invited lecture in Sweden

    Constantine Vaporis (History) has been invited to deliver a lecture at a one-day seminar on the topic of “The Making of the Samurai in Tokugawa Japan.”The title of his lecture is “Performance,...
    Posted: May 2, 2017 10:37 AM
  • Announcing the Undergraduate History Award Winners for 2017

    Congratulations to the following undergraduate award winners: History Department Achievement Award:  Marshal Golden John Bell-Clifford Maas Prize for Academic Excellence: Taylor Culliton...
    Posted: April 26, 2017 10:55 AM