2017 Graduate Student History Conference
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Apply to our programs. We offer three undergraduate degrees: the History B.A., the History B.A. (Teacher Education Concentration), and the History B.S. — as well as a History Minor, the History Honors Program, and an Accelerated B.A./M.A. Program. We also offer three graduate degrees: the History M.A., the Public History M.A., and the Public History Ph.D.
With more than 25 full-time faculty members who cover a range of historical specialties, our degree programs allow students the flexibility to explore their historical interests while preparing for the future.
Wolfpack Speaks 2017: In the Next 30 Days: Passion, Education and Action
Witherspoon 126 (Washington-Sankofa Room)
Putting History to Work: Bringing the Field School Model to Crooked Tree, Belize
Public History professor Alicia McGill has been very busy this summer. After receiving a Faculty Research and Professional Development grant to pilot the first NC State University international public history student research practicum, McGill and two Public History students, Hannah Scruggs and Lisa Withers, set off to Belize to collect ethnographic and archival data in the village of Crooked Tree – a community rich in history and vibrant cultural heritage.
You Can't Tell U.S. History Without Black History. Finally, a Museum Gets That
When I walked into the new National Museum of African American History and Culture for a preview last week, my excitement was tempered.
NC State Faculty, Students Unearth Ancient Mythological Statues
A team of NC State faculty and students helped unearth more clues this summer about the ancient Nabataean city of Petra, Jordan.
As part of a larger excavation at the site, the group discovered two marble statues of the mythological goddess Aphrodite — artifacts that dig co-director Tom Parker describes as “absolutely exquisite.”
Alumna, Amy Vidunas, Gives Back to the History Department
Graduate students often find it difficult making ends meet especially if they are going to school full time. Alumna, Amy Vidunas, ’07, wants to make it a little bit easier.
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Mar 20, 2017
March 23, 2017 Event: Chuck Hagel and Dan Bolger: "Who is the Enemy in the Middle East?"
On March 23 at 6:00PM in Park Shops 210 former U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel will join retired Army lieutenant general and Department of History teaching assistant professor Dan Bolger to discuss the ongoing conflicts in the Middle East.
Mar 17, 2017
Graduate Student, J. Cameron Mill, conducts Research (with a side of pizza) in New Haven, Connecticut
As part of his thesis research on the evolution of the American University Union in Europe, History Master’s student, J. Cameron Mill, traveled to the Sterling Library in New Haven, […]
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