News & Events

Welcome, NU Class of 2021!

Check out our First-year Focus page for more information about the History Department Major and Minor!

History Welcomes New Faculty Member for Fall 2017!

Brett Gadsden will be joining our History Department in September 2017.

History Professors Discuss Recently Published Books

History Professor Named Carnegie Fellow

Daniel Immerwahr has received a 2017 Andrew Carnegie fellowship!

Lecture by Jane KAMENSKY (Harvard U), author of A Revolution in Color: The World of John Singleton Copley (2016)

Cakes and Classes!

Thursday, November 9, 4:00 PM
Come, eat cake, and talk with History professors about the courses they'll teach this winter!

The Strange Career of William Ellis

Thursday, November 16, 12:30 PM
Karl Jacoby will talk about his book, The Strange Career of William Ellis. A new story of the black experience in America through the life of a mysterious entrepreneur.