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Promoting the Humanities Against all Odds

December 6, 2017

David A Berry '67 will be giving a talk titled "Promoting the Humanities Against all Odds" in the Humanities Center Conference Room at 5pm on December 6th. For more detail see the event poster here.

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Russia's October Revolution not what Marx had in mind

November 6, 2017

Matt Lenoe, Associate Professor of History and Department Chair, authored an op-ed for the Rochester Newcenter about Russia's October Revolution. Go here to read the full text.

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Professor Dahpon Ho Named Teaching Innovator

October 22, 2017

Professor Dahpon Ho has been named a Teaching Innovator by the Chronicle of Higher Education. Read more here.

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History Student Careers Panel with Alumni

October 15, 2017

Join Department of History alumni as they discuss career options and opportunities with undergraduate history students.

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Salted & Cured: Savoring the Culture, Heritage, and Flavor of America's Preserved

October 11, 2017

Jeffrey Roberts BA'68 recently published a new book: Salted & Cured: Savoring the Culture, Heritage, and Flavor of America's Preserved. Read more about this book here.

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Debating Modern-Day Japan

September 11, 2017

Students in HIS145: Modern Japan, taught by assistant professor Elya Zhang,
competed in teams against each other to debate hot button issues facing modern-day
Japan such as whether the country should restart its nuclear power plants that had
been switched off in the aftermath of the 2011 earthquake and subsequent tsunami,
after a massive radioactive fallout at the damaged nuclear power facility Fukushima Dai-
ichi.

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A new way to teach history in the 21st century

April 10, 2017

Learn about Professor Jarvis's 3D mapping techiques in this article from Newcenter.

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History Department Blog

September 1, 2016

https://historydepartmentuniversityofrochester.wordpress.com/

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