Summersell Center Director Dr. John Giggie, working with students from his class on Religion & Civil Rights at UA & members of the Tuscaloosa Civil Rights History Task Force, recently published a 37-page Civil Rights History Trail guide.
Dr. John Giggie and the Summersell Center were recently chosen to receive a 2019 Teaching Grant from The University of Alabama College of Arts & Sciences to develop Queer Alabama.
Lawrence Kreiser, Jr., a doctoral alum of The UA Depart. of History and Assoc. Prof. of History at Stillman College, recently published his fourth book.
Doctoral Candidate Melissa Young has won a special Graduate Council Writing Fellowship for the summer and fall terms.
Last week our faculty & students participated in the annual David Mathews Center for Civic Life's Civic Institute in Montevallo.
Join us to hear Dr. John David Smith’s lecture “The Making and Meaning of Dear Delia: The Civil War Letters of Captain Henry F. Young, Seventh Wisconsin Infantry.”
The Department’s Undergraduate Research Journal is now Accepting Submissions. The Deadline for the Next Issue is September 27, 2019
The Department of History came out for Get on Board Day, talking to prospective new majors, recruiting for our relaunched History Club, and playing our popular historical trivia game.