Monthly Archives: October 2016

1492 Reconsidered? – Weekly Round-Up – October 14, 2016

History weighed heavy on Monday as some people celebrated Indigenous Peoples while others kept the traditional focus on Christopher Columbus. This week we offer up a few interpretations on recognizing the events of 1492. Indigenous Peoples’ Day Gains Momentum As A Replacement … Continue reading

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Weekly Round-Up – October 7, 2016 – Get Out & Vote?!

The U.S. Presidential Election is 1 month from tomorrow so we’re reading about the history of voting rights. A stark reminder of how the past continues to inform the present and the importance of making sure that you – and … Continue reading

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A Historical Summer

Welcome Back!  We’re happy to be back on campus and focused on all things history. This year brings new faculty to the History Department, new course options, and new opportunities to think historically…like say, how the past informs our nation’s … Continue reading

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