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The University of Akron
Department of History
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Akron, Ohio 44325-1902



Spring 2019 Course Descriptions Available!

Browse through descriptions of our course offerings for Spring Semester 2019.



2018 Knepper Lecture: POW's in the American Revolution

Prof. T. Cole Jones of Purdue University will present "The Problem of Prisoners of War in the American Revolution" at the 2018 Knepper Lecture. The lecture will be held in Simmons Hall Auditorium on Wednesday, Oct. 17 at 5:45 p.m.



Martino's New Book Studies Colonial Women's War Making

Prof. Gina Martino's book Women at War in the Borderlands of the Early American Northeast looks at English, French, and Native women who made war in conflicts that shaped the future of North America.