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The Department of History is committed to pursuing excellence in historical scholarship and teaching across many different time periods and research interests. Its outstanding faculty specializes in a wide array of historical issues and themes that transcend particular regions and periods. Courses connect undergraduate and graduate students with the excitement of historical discovery and provide a rigorous training in researching and analyzing the human past.

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Attention Undergraduates:

Check out History's listing of courses for FALL 2019


All pre-1800 and non-US courses are now included with the course descriptions in the Class Roster and Courses of Study.

Pre-1800 is now coded as HPE

Non-US is now coded as HNU

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Graduate History Colloquium Series - Fall 2019

The graduate history colloquium, is now offered as a 1 credit course (Hist 6006).  The Fall 2019 colloquium series will meet on Tuesdays, 12:15-2:15pm, in B02 White Hall.