Recent News & Research
January 17, 2019
Hear ye, hear ye!! The Department of History has new swag available now! New shirt designs with the Rochester logo on the front, and the history department logo on the back! And, for the first time in history, we have department hats! We are also still offering our reusable mugs, while supplies last. With every purchase, comes free stickers and buttons!
January 16, 2019
December 20, 2018
Alumna Tanya Bakhmetyeva won the Harry C. Koenig Award for the best Catholic biography for her monograph, Mother of the Church: Sofia Svechina, the Salon, and the Politics of Catholicism in Nineteenth-Century Russia and France.
December 11, 2018
November 5, 2018
Professor Joseph Inikori presents at the Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research Symposium
November 1, 2018
September 20, 2018
Fellow historians, faculty, staff, and students are remembering John Waters, a professor emeritus of history, for his inspired teaching, energetic enthusiasm, and trailblazing approach to the history of ordinary folks. Waters, an expert on American colonial history, the American Revolution, and the Civil War and Reconstruction, died September 14, at the age of 83.