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The University of Akron
Department of History
Arts and Sciences 216
Akron, Ohio 44325-1902


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Careers in Public and Applied History

Do you want a career in hands-on history? Add a Museums and Archives Certificate to your History Major!



2019 Miller Lecture: Pearls and the Cost of Empire

Prof. Molly Warsh of the University of Pittsburgh will present "Empire Beneath the Waves: Pearls and the Violence and Beauty of the Early Americas" at the 2019 Miller Lecture. The lecture will be held in Simmons Hall Auditorium on Thursday, April 4 at 5:45 p.m.



Year-Long R.W. Little Graduate Fellowship

The Department of History is pleased to announce that we are accepting applications from our advanced doctoral students for the Robert W. Little Graduate Fellowship in History.