Two Internship Opportunities!

  Position Title: Curatorial Intern (Graduate Level) Academic Credit: Optional Sessions: Summer Internship: Mid-May to mid-August; may vary per student academic schedule Application Deadline: Summer Internship: March 15, 2015 Employer Information Museum: Buffalo Gap Historic Village Employer: McWhiney History Education Group Mailing Address: P.O. Box 818, Buffalo Gap, Texas 79508 Mission Statement: The mission of … Read more

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David L. Boren Scholarship Opportunity

The applications for the 2015-2016 David L. Boren Scholarships and Fellowships are now available at www.borenawards.org. Boren Awards provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students to study in Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East, where they can add important international and language components to their … Read more

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Fall Classes 2014

Plan out your Fall Semester! Hist 150: The West in the World (Online or TR: 8-9:15, 9:30-11:45, 11-12:15, 12:30-1:45, 2-3:15, 3:30-4:45; MWF 9-9:50, 10-10:50, 11-11:50, 12-12:50,  1-1:50, 2-2:50, 3-3:50; and R 6:30-9:10pm ) – fulfills Western Civ History Hist 151: World Civilization 1 (MWF 1-1:50) – fulfills Western Civ History with Hist 152 Hist 152: … Read more

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Field School and Immersion Seminar

  Yount’s Mill Historical Archaeology Field School and Immersion Seminar Summer Semesters 1, 2 and Fall 2014 Between the 1840s to the early 20th century members of the Yount family operated a successful wool mill in Yountsville near Crawfordsville, Indiana. The mill provided wool goods to commercial markets and also furnished blankets and uniforms to the Union Army during the Civil War. … Read more

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Contribute to and Help Produce “Digital Literature Review: Slavery Now”

  As part of this year-long, interdisciplinary, immersive learning project, you’ll work with a team of students to develop the newest issue of the Digital Literature Review, entitled Slavery Now. You’ll get to watch, read, and analyze a variety of recent works concerning the issue of slavery in the past and present while gaining valuable skills within your discipline! … Read more

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Rome for Real!

  What do you know about Rome?  Maybe you’ve watched Ben-Hur (1959), Hannibal (1959), Spartacus (1960), Cleopatra (1963), Gladiator (2000), Passion of the Christ (2004),  or read Shakespeare’s The Tragedy of Julius Caesar or Edward Gibbon’s Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire. Do you wonder if what you know about Rome is true? Take some time during … Read more

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