Department of History


Celebration of Undergradute Research

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Please join us on Wednesday April 18, at 4:30 p.m. in the History Department Faculty Lounge for our second annual event to celebrate all the students who have engaged in independent research, internships, and honors theses over the course of this year. We will have brief descriptions of the students and projects work they’ve done, closing refreshments, and a lovely opportunity to mix, mingle, and celebrate student achievements.

Keisha Blain Book Symposium

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Please join us for the launch of Keisha Blain's new book, Set the World on Fire: Black Nationalist Women and the Global Struggle for Freedom (University of Pennsylvania Press, February 2018).  Invited commentators will be Robert Trent Vinson, Frances L. and Edwin L. Cummings Associate Professor History and Africana Studies, The College of William and Mary; Lisa Tetrault, Associate Professor of History, Carnegie Mellon University.  Event co-hosted by the program in Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies.