Dr. Bodek discusses his experience living in London as a Fulbright Scholar

During the 2021-2022 school year, Dr. Rich Bodek traveled to London to teach at University of Roehampton as part of the prestigious Fulbright Scholar...

History Major Anna Walter on Studying Abroad in Italy

After a few COVID-related delays, Anna Walter was finally able to make her study abroad dreams come true. Anna was one of this year’s...

Jordyn Spraker Discusses Study Abroad Experience

Jordyn Spraker, one of the History majors who studied in Florence, Italy with Dr. Cara Delay in Spring 2022, has written a blog about...

Congratulations History Award Winners

We recently celebrated several top history students at our annual Department of History Awards & Paper Symposium. The 2022 winners were: Kennedy Caldwell &...

Professor Jestice Hosts Medieval Dinner

Recently, Professor Phyllis Jestice hosted 25 student members of the Medieval Society at her home. This festive dinner party featured lively discussion over several...

History Students Present Research at P.A.T. Conference

Recently, two of our history students presented their research at the Carolinas Regional Phi Alpha Theta Conference at Belmont Abbey College. Pictured below is...

Associate Professor Steere-Williams Receives Prestigious Honor

Please join us in congratulating Associate Professor Jacob Steere-Williams: he has been elected a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society. Fellows must qualify based...

Cheers to Phyllis!

Last week the History Department finally got a chance to recognize Dr. Phyllis G. Jestice for her 7 years as chair. This long overdue...

Visiting Assistant Professor Wins Prestigious Award!

Visiting assistant professor Wendy Gonaver has won the Southern Historical Association’s prestigious Francis B. Simkins Prize for the best book written on Southern history...

Summer Internships

This summer our majors and recent grads are gaining valuable experience in a variety of local internships. History majors interested in doing an internship...