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  • Prof. Scott wins CAHSS Research Fellowship

    Prof. Michelle Scott wins CAHSS Research Fellowship
    Prof. Scott has won a College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences Research Fellowship for 2017-18. She will be taking the time off to work on her book project: "Living On “Toby” Time: The...
    Posted: December 21, 2016 12:22 PM
  • Prof. Nianshen Song publishes journal article

    Assistant Professor of Chinese History, Nianshen Song, has a new article out in the Nov. 2016 issue of Studies in the History of Gardens & Designed Landscapes: An International Quarterly...
    Posted: November 4, 2016 10:37 AM
  • Prof. Amy Froide to give talk at Chesapeake Shakespeare

    Anne Boleyn: Seductive Temptress or Religious and Political Changemaker? A Community Conversation with Professor Amy M. Froide Saturday, November 5, 2016, 6:30pm – 7:30pm, before our 8pm...
    Posted: November 1, 2016 2:15 PM
  • Prof. Denise Meringolo to give talk at Smithsonian

    Prof. Denise Meringolo to give talk at Smithsonian
    Please join us for a brown-bag lunch talk with Dr. Denise Meringolo in the Discovery Center at the National Postal Museum:   “Collections, Audiences, and the Nature of the Past in the...
    Posted: October 19, 2016 10:12 AM
  • Fall 2016 NCTA Seminar

    Free 8 Session Seminar open to all K-12 Teachers!
    Designed as an introduction to the cultures of China, Japan, and Korea, this course will encourage both teaching and learning about East Asian political, social, and cultural history through...
    Posted: September 1, 2016 12:37 PM
  • Welcome Prof. Nianshen Song

    This fall, our newest professor, Dr. Nianshen Song, will teach two courses, HIST 103 and HIST 480/680 Contemporary China.  Come meet him at our open house!
    Posted: August 11, 2016 9:01 AM
  • Christy Chapin wins book prize

    Prof. Christy Chapin's new book, Ensuring America's Health: The Public Creation of the Corporate Health Care System (Cambridge University Press, 2015) won the 2016 Ralph Gomory Prize from the...
    Posted: April 5, 2016 12:47 PM
  • New Historian of China hired!

    The Department of History is pleased to announce that Dr. Nianshen Song will join the department as an Assistant Professor in August 2016.   Dr. Song holds a BA in Chinese...
    Posted: January 26, 2016 5:59 PM
  • Profs. Chapin and Oyen publish books

    Assistant Professors Christy Chapin and Meredith Oyen both recently published books.   Prof. Chapin published Ensuring America's Health: The Public Creation of the Corporate Health Care System...
    Posted: October 10, 2015 8:36 AM
  • Prof. Kate Brown wins AHA Dunning Prize

    Kate Brown recently won the John H. Dunning Prize for the Best Book in American history.  The prize is awarded every two years.  Close to 1500 books were submitted for consideration.  For more on...
    Posted: October 10, 2015 8:26 AM