College of Liberal Arts & Sciences


The Department of History hosts several annual events, including an Annual Convocation to kick off the academic year and our Undergraduate Graduation and Recognition Ceremony to close the year in May as well as our Graduate Student Recognition and Awards Ceremony. We also have course release parties in the fall and spring. Your support for our efforts to bring history to the public is greatly appreciated.

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