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The department seeks to develop each student’s capacity for comparative reasoning and to deepen their understanding of global connections.

Professor Erin Rowe teaching class


Faculty research ranges from medieval to modern history and emphasizes the histories of Europe, the United States, East Asia, Latin America, Africa, and the Middle East.

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Remembering Zoe

It is with profound sadness that the Department of History learned of student Zoe Underwood’s passing. She had double majored in classical music and history and was preparing to complete […]