College of Arts and Sciences
History, Philosophy, Political Science, and Religious Studies
The Department of History offers students a wide range of courses in American, European, and Asian history, along with other courses in non-Western history and historiography. The department also cross-lists courses with Minority Studies and Women's and Gender Studies. The goals of the department are to teach analysis of texts, research skills, and critical thinking, along with the local, national, and global interconnectedness of historical events.