The Department of History is proud to announce that one of our undergraduate students, Emily Adams, was recently named the winner of the 2019 John Fraser Ramsey Award!
History majors have launched the Crimson Historical Review, an undergraduate research journal.
Drs. David Beito and Linda Royster Beito's recent work, T.R.M. Howard: Doctor, Entrepreneur, Civil Rights Pioneer, won the 31st Annual Benjamin Franklin Award for best biography from the Independent Book Publishers Association.
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.
Doctoral alum Blake Scott Ball recently published an opinion piece in the Washington Post recounting the role "Peanuts" played in shaping the popular remembrance of the D-Day Invasion.
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.