History Alum Finds Success in Global PR Firm

History alum Damian Joseph is featured in College Today discussing his journey from CofC undergrad to his current career in PR. After graduating in...

Congratulations Historians!

On behalf of the Department of History, congratulations graduates. We thought you might enjoy this quick message specifically for history majors of the class...

Jacob Steere-Williams Featured on CNN and More

Our department is made up of historians who study a variety of interesting topics, including medieval Europe, ancient Egypt, and the American Civil War....

Congratulations to the 2020 History Department Award Winners!

Today we would have held our annual History Dept Awards on campus, complete with student research presentations, the certificate ceremony, and a catered reception.While...

Jacob Steere-Williams on Epidemics and Coronavirus

The Department’s own Jacob Steere-Williams, a historian of public health, wrote a fascinating op-ed for the Post and Courier on how epidemics of the...

Revolutionary War Era Living History Event

On Saturday, November 9th, the Department of History hosted a living history event in the Cistern Yard that highlighted the little-known fact that the...

Impressive History Intern

We’d like to take a moment to recognize a particularly impressive student who recently completed an internship with the┬áHistoric Charleston Foundation. Kennedy Madison went...

Professors Delay and Olejniczak Honored

Congratulations to Dr. Cara Delay, who was recently presented with the 2019 Distinguished Research Award, and Dr. Bill Olejniczak, who was honored for his...

Summer Classes Announced!

We’ve got some fascinating courses lined up for Maymester, Summer I, and Summer II! Choose from a wide range of interesting topics as you...

History Award Applications Due Feb. 21!

Attention History Majors: Looking for scholarship money? The Department of History offers several awards, given out each Spring. Contact Dr. Poole to pick up...