History

Nov 2, 2022

Public History PhD candidate, Shima Hosseininasab, is finalist in 3MT competition

Public History PhD student Shima Hosseininasab makes it into the top 10 at 3MT challenge.

Sep 20, 2022

MA Public History Alum Hannah Scruggs Headed to Harvard University Doctoral Program

MA Public History Alum Hannah Scruggs started the African and African American Studies doctoral program at Harvard University in Fall 2022.

Sep 12, 2022

Dr. Gwynn Thayer to Teach Oral History

Dr. Gwynn Thayer, Associate Head and Chief Curator of NC State’s Special Collections Research Center and Faculty Affiliate in the History Department, will teach HI 533: Theory and Practice of Oral History in Spring 2023.

Jul 18, 2022

MA Student Jim Wrenn Instrumental in Award Supporting Documentary on Black Environmental Activism in North Carolina

Jim Wrenn is a History MA student and serves as vice president of The Phoenix Historical Society: African American History of Edgecombe County, a non-profit organization founded to “to recover, record, and promote the history of African Americans in Edgecombe County, North Carolina.

Jul 13, 2022

Public History PhD Student, Mandy Paige-Lovingood, Talks Turquerie

Public History PhD student, Mandy Paige-Lovingood, received two grants which will enable her to pursue her research on Turquerie in Europe and Asia.

Jul 5, 2022

Public History Alum to Enter Doctoral Program at William and Mary

In the fall of 2022, Masters of Public History graduate Andre Taylor '20, will begin the doctoral program in American Studies at the College of William and Mary.

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.