- The Department is pleased to announce that History Major JoAnna Gunnufsen has been awarded an Eagle SPUR award to do research on "Mapping Violence in Mississippi during the Civil War and Reconstruction Era, 1861-1877" under the direction of Dr. Max Grivno. Well done, JoAnna! For more information on the Center for Undergraduate Research, click here.
- The Center for the Study of War and Society was pleased to announce that Dr. Susannah J. Ural, Associate Professor of History and Co-director of the CSW&S, is the first recipient of the General Buford “Buff” Blount Professorship in Military History. For more info, click here.
- Department Historians Publish Important Books:
Dr. Kenneth Swope's The Military Collapse of China's Ming Dynasty, 1618-44 as part of the Asian States and Empires series was recently published by Routledge. For more information, click here.
Dr. Andrew Wiest’s Vietnam: A View from the Front Lines was published by Osprey in 2013. For more information, click here.
Dr. Susannah Ural’s book Don't Hurry Me Down to Hades: The Civil War in the Words of Those Who Lived It was published in October by Osprey Publishing. For more information, click here.