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2016

Sarah Winnicki
Awards & Honors

Sarah Winnicki, history major, was honored by Denison President Adam Weinberg with the President's Medal.

Posted Date: July 14, 2016
denison-history-dept-students

On May 3, this year's four independent researchers presented their final projects to the history department.

Posted Date: May 9, 2016
Awards & Honors

Department of History student scholarship/awards recipients, fellows and Phi Alpha Theta Members, selected April, 2016.

Posted Date: May 2, 2016
Adam-Davis-associate-professor-history

Adam Davis, associate professor of history, has been recognized by the college with the Charles A. Brickman Teaching Award.

Posted Date: April 21, 2016

A history major explains to readers of the American Historical Association's blog why history is the major that best prepares you to build a career after college.

Posted Date: April 1, 2016
Student Highlight

Richard Brewer, a rising senior, interviews Denison faculty & staff on his new Podcast channel.

Posted Date: March 8, 2016

2015

Grapes
Faculty

Associate Professor Lauren Araiza will speak at an event celebrating the 50-year anniversary of the labor strike on the grape industry.

Posted Date: September 24, 2015
Talking History with Alex Trebek
Student Highlight

On Tuesday, Sept. 22, you might have detected a subtle but familiar sight on Jeopardy! – Swasey Chapel, dotting a red silk necktie.

Posted Date: September 22, 2015
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The Department of History Celebrates Our Students Accomplishments!

Posted Date: May 13, 2015
Awards & Honors

Department of History student scholarship/awards recipients, selected April 2015.

Posted Date: May 6, 2015
Susan Whiting ’78, a retired Nielsen executive in Chicago
Alumni

Susan Whiting ’78, a retired Nielsen executive in Chicago, has been named chair of the National Women's History Museum in Washington, D.C.

Posted Date: February 18, 2015

Knowing our history graduates, this comes as no surprise. According to Forbes, “Humanities degrees provide great return on investment.” The word is out that, after graduation, Denison's history majors lead successful lives and have thriving careers.

Posted Date: January 30, 2015

History faculty Hannah Muller talks about the veracity of 'Downton Abbey.'

Posted Date: January 6, 2015

2014

Faculty

Former Denison faculty member Robert Brent Toplin links between the economy and presidential elections.

Posted Date: December 22, 2014

Departmental faculty updates for Fall 2014.

Posted Date: December 2, 2014
Ann Hagedorn

Renowned journalist Ann Hagedorn ’71 has published her fifth book — hailed as brilliantly researched, vividly written, essential reading and “one of the most anticipated books coming this fall.”

Posted Date: August 21, 2014
Awards & Honors

Department of History student scholarship/awards recipients, fellows and Phi Alpha Theta Members, selected March 2014.

Posted Date: May 7, 2014
Friday, April 11, 2014
3:00 PM

David Brion Davis, who is considered one of the foremost historians of the 20th century, will offer a conversation around the topic of “Slavery and History.”

Posted Date: April 11, 2014

Megan Threlkeld, assistant professor of history, has just been named to the Robert C. Good Faculty Fellowship Program.

Posted Date: April 2, 2014

2013

Alumni

Here you will find just a sampling of some of our graduates and the work they are doing in the world.

Posted Date: December 16, 2013
Awards & Honors

Department of History student scholarship/awards recipients and fellows, selected March 2013.

Posted Date: September 19, 2013
Posted Date: May 12, 2013

2012

Awards & Honors

Each academic year the department chooses a number of departmental fellows from among history majors.

Posted Date: May 12, 2012