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...

Graduate Student’s Research Featured

Graduate student Madeleine Ware’s research on abortion history in South Carolina is featured on the Nursing Clio blog. Check out “No-Tell Motels”: Abortion in...

Upcoming Events

The History Department has some interesting guest speakers giving talks this Spring: Devyn Benson is speaking in Addlestone 227 on Wednesday, February 28th at...

Study Abroad in Great Britain!

Next Summer, Dr. Jacob Steere-Williams will lead a group of students in, “The Epidemic Streets: Disease in Modern Britain.” Contact Dr. Steere-Williams for details:...

European Union Study Abroad Opportunity

Dr. Olejniczak will lead the study abroad course, “A New Map for Europe: The EU, Great Britain, and Scotland,” in Maymester 2018. Dates: May...

Dr. Tammy Ingram Featured on Slavery Podcast

The History Department’s own Dr. Tammy Ingram was interviewed recently on the podcast Slavery and Its Legacies. Thomas Thurston and Dr. Ingram discuss her...

2017 Department of History Awards

Recently, we held our annual Department of History Awards Ceremony and Paper Symposium. Congratulations to the paper presenters and winners: Annika Elizabeth Liger “Our...