Oct 21, 2019

ACIS West: The Importance of Community

Public History PhD student, Holly Smith recently presented a paper at the American Conference on Irish Studies (ACIS) West in Portland, Oregon.

Sep 18, 2019

History Department sponsors RISING exhibit at the NC State African American Cultural Center Art Gallery

On March 28th, 2019, students, professionals, and community members joined together at the NC State African American Cultural Center Art Gallery to experience the grand opening of RISING. This one-of-a-kind exhibit contains a collection of artistic and oral history accounts that […]

Aug 28, 2019

Dr. David Ambaras Receives NEH Digital Humanities Advancement Grant

The Department of History is proud to announce that David R. Ambaras, Professor of History at North Carolina State University, and Kate McDonald, Associate Professor of History at the University of California, Santa Barbara, have received a $100,000 Digital Humanities […]

Aug 12, 2019

In Memoriam – Jim Mulholland

James Mulholland, retired NC State Assistant Professor of History and writer of "A History of Metals in Colonial America" passed away on July 26, 2019.

May 16, 2019

Jay Butler, HI MA student, Presents Paper at Cistercian and Monastic Studies Conference

With some help from the History Department, I traveled to the 2019 Cistercian and Monastic Studies Conference where I presented a paper on the nineteenth-century monastic revival in France as exemplified by the Trappistine women’s Abbey of Notre Dames des […]

May 14, 2019

Gabriel Lee ‘o8, Receives Yale Postdoctoral Fellowship

The History Department is proud to announce that History MA alumnus, Gabriel Lee  '08,  has received the Cassius Marcellus Clay Postdoctoral Fellowship in United States Environmental History at Yale. 

May 9, 2019

Public History MA Student’s Documentary Accepted at Film Festival

The History Department is pleased to announce that Andre Taylor, a first-year Public History MA student, had his short documentary, “Burning Cradle of Liberty,” accepted at the 2019 Longleaf Film Festival.  On May 13, 1985, Philadelphia police dropped a bomb […]

Apr 18, 2019

Public History PhD student, Amanda Elledge-Finn, Turns Her Family History into Award-Winning Poster

Public History PhD student's poster receives first place in the Humanities category at the Graduate Student Research Symposium.

Apr 18, 2019

Congratulations to New Phi Alpha Theta Inductees

The History Department extends its congratulations to the following 2019 North Carolina State University inductees to Phi Alpha Theta, the National Honor society for students of History.  

Apr 4, 2019

Public History PhD Student, JoCora Moore, awarded Fellowship

JoCora Moore, a 1st year Public History PhD student, has received the Robert Frederick Smith Internship and Fellowship for the Digitization and Curation of African American History through the National Museum of African American History and Culture.