Welcome to the Future of the Past! Join the Department of History as we officially celebrate our relocation to our new home in Chávez!   Nibble on snacks with a vintage flavor as you reunite with old friends and get to know new ones!  Unveiling of The New Sign at 4:00pm at the East main entrance of the Chávez Building, followed by a reception in Chávez 406.  It all happens on Friday, November 17, 2017, 4-5:15pm at the César E. Chávez Building, 1110 E. James E. Rogers Way, University of... Read more

Post date: Wed, 08/11/2017 - 9:26am

On Monday, October 16 at 7pm at the Loft Cinema, Professor Doug Weiner will be introducing Sergei Eisenstein's silent film, Oktober (Ten Days that Shook The World) and will field questions after the film.  Please see the attached poster for more information.  Admission is free!

Post date: Thu, 12/10/2017 - 8:59am

Her monograph, Houston Bound: Culture and Color in a Jim Crow City, has also been awarded the Kenneth Jackson Award for Best Book (North America) from the Urban History Association!

Post date: Wed, 20/09/2017 - 2:26pm

Recipient of the CCWH/Berkshire Conference of Women Historians Graduate Student Fellowship for 2017!

Post date: Fri, 15/09/2017 - 12:21pm

Her book, Houston Bound: Culture and Color in a Jim Crow City, has been awarded the 2017 W. Turrentine-Jackson Award from the Western History Association!

Post date: Tue, 12/09/2017 - 2:56pm

The essence of History is change! The Department of History is now residing on the third and fourth floors of the César E. Chávez Building, with the Main Office in 400N. You can find the Chávez building on the UA map

Post date: Thu, 13/07/2017 - 3:34pm

Footnotes: A Journal of History presents original primary research and historiographical papers from University of Arizona’s undergraduate and graduate students. We are a forum of publication for historical research in a cross-variety of... Read more

Post date: Tue, 30/05/2017 - 3:30pm

by the Mexican government on Wednesday, May 24, 2017, for his efforts to strengthen ties between the United States and Mexico.

Post date: Tue, 23/05/2017 - 1:16pm

for being selected to participate in the Richards Center Emerging Scholars Summer Mentoring Program at Pennsylvania State University. The program allows promising undergraduate students to attend simulated doctoral seminars and workshops designed to prepare them for graduate education in History.

Post date: Fri, 28/04/2017 - 10:35am
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Department of History
Cesar E. Chavez
Main Office, Room 415 
1110 James E. Rogers Way
Tucson, AZ 85721
Tel: (520) 621-1586
Fax: (520) 621-2422