Fostering Career Opportunities

A major grant from the AHA and a Next Generation Humanities PhD grant from the NEH will help us substantially broaden the career prospects of our students.

The Department of History trains students to think critically about the past, to communicate clearly, and to consider events in their appropriate context.

Jeffrey Young Wins Prestigious Teaching Award

Professor Young was recently named the recipient of the 2018 Felton Jenkins, Jr. Hall of Fame Faculty Award for his commitment to student success and innovative pedagogical methods.

Study Finds History Majors Succeed in a Wide Range of Jobs

History grads enjoy employment in fields that go far beyond the classroom.

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