History Department Events
- April 22, 2015
Careers in History
Student Union 316
History Department Headlines
History professors earn high honors from the Ohio Academy of History
History professors Dr. Kira Thurman and Dr. Kevin Kern received major awards for research and service from Ohio's top organization for historians this month.
History Professor's Latest Book Honored
Dr. Walter L. Hixson’s most recent book, “American Settler Colonialism: A History” (Palgrave-Macmillan)," has been selected as an Outstanding Academic Title by “Choice,” the official publication of the American Library Association.
Book examines one of Civil War’s most disastrous units
In 'A Broken Regiment,' author Lesley J. Gordon tells the story of common soldiers whose tales do not conform to traditional narratives of military heroism.
History professor named Public Policy Leadership Institute Fellow
Dr. Zachery Williams is one of 15 people selected from a national pool of applicants to be named a Center for American Progress Leadership Institute Fellow.
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