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UCCS History Department Award Winners, Spring 2018 Ceremony

UCCS HISTORY DEPARTMENT AWARDS CEREMONY,  Spring 2018 OUTSTANDING UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS: Stefan Huddleston Carl Churchill Sydney Schneider OUTSTANDING GRADUATE STUDENT:  Colin McAllister, MA OUTSTANDING UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT Across ALL HUMANITIES Depts: Stefan Huddleston Stefan impressed his faculty and chairs across the Humanities … Continue reading

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Wunderli Scholarships, 2018

Each spring, the History Department gives out over $10,000 of scholarships. The competition for the spring scholarships is open, and your application would be due by March 1. Go here for more information and the application form: https://www.uccs.edu/~finaid/types-of-aid/scholarships/scholarship-search.html?940501011001/ Wunderli Scholarship … Continue reading

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Publication by UCCS MA Alumnus Torrah Giles!

Torrah Giles, MA, UCCS MA Alumna, recently published an article drawn from her research paper written for Professor Jimenez’s City and Citizenship course. San Francisco, 1906: The Law and Citizenship in Disaster By Torrah Giles, MA UCLA Historical Journal, December … Continue reading

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Reconstruction Remembered by National Park Service

A long-overdue but much welcome movement from the National Park Service to commemorate the period of Reconstruction in American history is gathering steam. Historians Greg Downs, Kate Masur, and others are working with NPS personnel to establish sites, monuments, and … Continue reading

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Visit to China Prepares Faculty to teach World War II: A Global History, Spring 2018

This summer Professor Yang Wei of the History Department has been conducting research in archives in Beijing and other cities in China, and also giving numerous guest lectures and talks there. Paul Harvey, former Chair of the Department, joined him … Continue reading

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3 Great Fall History Courses

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2018 Pikes Peak Regional History Symposium

The 2018 Pikes Peak Regional History Symposium, hosted by the Special Collections of the Pikes Peak Library District, will be held June 9, 2018. The 2018 theme will be “Remarkable Rascals, Despicable Dudes, & Hidden Heroes of the Pikes Peak … Continue reading

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