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November 1st, 2017

  • Image preview 5:00pm: History Department Meet Your Major
    Join the History Department on the fourth floor of Miller for Meet Your Major!  Hear from faculty members and current majors about what it means to study history at Lewis & Clark.  Pizza will be provided, so don’t be late!

April 25th, 2017

  • Image preview 4:00pm - 5:30pm: History Senior Thesis Poster Session
    Please join the students in Professor Elliott Young’s history research seminar on Migration and Diaspora in the Americas as they present their theses at the end-of-semester poster session.  The research seminar is the capstone course of the history major.  Student theses involve in-depth primary source research, mastery of historical literature on a chosen subject, and intense editing, revision, and peer review.  The goal of the seminar is the completion of an original and rigorously researched thesis that advances historical scholarship.

April 6th, 2017

March 16th, 2017

  • Image preview 7:00pm: Historical Project Runway
    The History Department is proud to present our fifth annual Historical Project Runway! In this event, teams of three (majors or non-majors welcome) will compete to accurately and creatively represent historical events through fashion. Clothing and design materials will be provided. Team designing begins at 5:30pm.  THE RUNWAY SHOW BEGINS AT 7:00PM. Come strut your stuff historical style!
  • Image preview 3:30pm: Research Talk by History Dissertation Fellowship Candidate James Padilioni
    Please join the History department for a research talk by 2017-2018 Dissertation Fellowship Candidate James Padilioni.  The title of his talk is, Finding Martin in Atlanta: Entangling Martin Luther King, Jr​. and St. Martin de Porres at Atlanta’s Oldest Black Catholic Church.

February 27th, 2017

February 23rd, 2017

December 7th, 2016

  • Image preview 4:00pm - 6:00pm: History Thesis Poster Session
    Please join the students in Professor Andy Bernstein’s history research seminar on Environmental History as they present their theses at the end-of-semester poster session.  The research seminar is the capstone course of the history major.  Student theses involve in-depth primary source research, mastery of historical literature on a chosen subject, and intense editing, revision, and peer review.  The goal of the seminar is the completion of an original and rigorously researched thesis that advances historical scholarship.

April 26th, 2016

  • Image preview 4:00pm - 5:30pm: History Senior Thesis Poster Session
    Please join the History department in the atrium of Watzek Library to celebrate the hard work of senior history majors in Professor Mo Healy’s seminar as they present their final thesis projects.  Refreshments will be provided.

March 7th, 2016

  • Image preview 5:00pm: 53rd Annual Arthur L. Throckmorton Memorial Lecture
    The History department is delighted to announce Dr. Tara Zahra, Professor of East European History at the University of Chicago, as the 2016 Arthur L. Throckmorton Memorial Lecturer.  Dr. Zahra’s talk is entitled “The Great Departure: Emigration from Eastern Europe and the Making of the Free World.”

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