Department News

Professor Maureen Miller a Fellow of the Medieval Academy of America
Professor Maureen Miller has been elected a Fellow of the Medieval Academy of America.  Founded in 1925 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, the Academy is the largest and most venerable organization in the United States fostering e
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2014 Newsletter

It has been a busy year in the department! In our effort to stay connected with our friends and alumni across the globe, we are happy to share with you our annual newsletter. The 2014 Department of History Newsletter features faculty news, book reviews, a message from Chair Ethan Shagan, and much more.

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Midwestern History Association Names Top Prize After Professor Jon Gjerde

The Midwestern History Association has named its top book prize in Midwestern history in honor of Jon Gjerde, the former Alexander F. and May T. Morrison Professor of History and Dean of the Division of Social Sciences at UC Berkeley

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We welcome you to this annual gathering of the history department community and hope you well... Learn More

The Department of History is offering exciting courses in Spring 2015  that delve into..... Learn More

No papers, exams, or outside reading are required—just lots of face-to-face interaction... Learn More

"Without the Civil Rights Movement, we wouldn't have had the Free Speech Movement.... Learn More

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