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...

New Article by Dr. Jacob Steere-Williams

Congratulations to Dr. Steere-Williams! His article, “Edward Ballard and the Practice of Epidemiology in the 19th-Century United Kingdom,” has been published in the American...

Dr. Adam Domby Featured in the Washington Post

Assistant Professor Adam Domby, a historian of the Civil War, Reconstruction, and the American South, was recently interviewed by The Washington Post. Read it...

Dr. Lisa Covert Receives Fulbright Award

Dr. Lisa Pinley Covert received a Fulbright Global Scholar Award to conduct archival research in Peru and France in 2019. This research will contribute...

Faculty Recognized

Each year, the special contributions of CofC faculty and staff to first-year students are acknowledged. This year, the History Department is delighted that three...

2018 History Department Awards

We celebrated the 2018 History Department Awards on April 23rd in Alumni Hall. The awards were distributed following three excellent presentations of exceptional student...

Catching Up with History Alumna

We recently reached out to Sarah Straub to see what she’s been up to since graduating in 2008: At the end each day, my...