IMMERSE YOURSELF IN HISTORY

Expand your horizon by going backward in time—building skills to shape the future. Whether you are curious about global cuisine or food in medieval Europe, crime and punishment in early America or the ancient Mediterranean, how pandemics changed politics and labor, or how the bicycle became a key enabler of women's emancipation, there is always something to explore in history.

Why Study History
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Spring 2021 Department of History Commencement

This year, the Department of History will celebrate the Class of 2021 over two events.

 

VIRTUAL CEREMONY

Monday, May 17, at 2:00 PM

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IN-PERSON CELEBRATION
CANCELED

Tuesday, May 18, at 10:00 AM

 

 

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"My classes took field trips to local archives and historic sites, made dinner using only ingredients available to ancient Israelites, produced fired Egyptian faience tiles, analyzed the Classical origins of Art Deco design, and looked at history through the lens of Jane Austen's novels."

– History graduate

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