History

Jul 1, 2022

After 7 Years as Department Head, David Zonderman Returns to Faculty

After serving as head of the history department for more than seven years, Professor David Zonderman will step down and return to the faculty on July 1.

Jun 29, 2022

Public History Doctoral Graduate Accepts Postdoctoral Research Position in Digital History

Public History Doctoral Graduate Petros Apostolopoulos accepted an appointment as Postdoctoral Researcher at the Luxembourg Center for Contemporary and Digital History at the University of Luxembourg.

Jun 16, 2022

Wolfpack Writers: Elizabeth D. Jones

We caught up with alumna Elizabeth D. Jones, a history and philosophy double-major, to learn more about her new book "Ancient DNA: The Making of a Celebrity Science."

Jun 8, 2022

History and Law School: An Ideal Match

If you’re considering law school, a degree in history can help guide and embolden your path. History students hone valuable and transferable skills for a multitude of industries and professions, including the law.

May 31, 2022

Weaving a Bright Future

Private support enabled Lara Rabinowitz ’22 to study on campus and abroad during her time at NC State, all while combining seemingly different majors in seamless ways.

May 17, 2022

History MA Alum, Alexi Henderson ’22 Wins Best Masters Thesis Award

Alexi Henderson was awarded the 2022 NC State Humanities & Social Sciences Award for the Best Masters Thesis

May 17, 2022

Researching, Sharing Histories of Marginalized People in the South

Public history graduate student Sarah Waugh researches the histories of marginalized people in the South to present a comprehensive portrayal of the past.

May 9, 2022

Meet our Outstanding Spring and Summer 2022 Graduates

Read all about our outstanding Public History and History MA and Public History PhD 2022 graduates!

Apr 25, 2022

Students and Faculty Celebrate Alumnus James Sorrell at History Department Reception

Reception held to thank History alumnus James Sorrell for his generous bequest to the Public History program.

Apr 11, 2022

Public History PhD Student, Matthew Champagne, Takes Top Prize at 2022 Graduate Student Research Symposium

We are proud to announce that Public History PhD student, Matthew Champagne, was the College of Humanities and Social Sciences first place winner at the 15th Annual Graduate Student Research Symposium.