Our department faculty offer a wide range of expertise in all areas of American and World history and the social sciences.
November 22, 2016
Thanks to SURI Grants from the Office of Student Research, 3 students and 3 faculty will be working together and independently on advanced research projects in Summer 2017.
October 28, 2016
College Democrats and Republicans on CNN and USAToday, the Politics Club everywhere, volunteers all across campus and on camera, plus Drs. Harbour and Fergeson on Farmville & Longwood's roles in political and civic leadership.
October 17, 2016
Dr. James Munson has published study of changing ideas about legitimate commerce, as shown in debates over bankruptcy law in the wake of the French Revolution.
September 14, 2016
Dr. Steven Isaac has published an article in France's leading medieval journal that explores how and why medieval writers turned to the image of the wolf to describe the mercenaries of the 12th century.
August 30, 2016
Congratulations to our recent graduates in History Secondary Education who are now working in school districts throughout the Commonwealth.
June 01, 2016
Stephanie Skipp (2012) is a former honors history major working on her dissertation at Carnegie-Mellon University in Latin American history.