History M.A.

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.

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 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!

Mar 22, 2022

The Getty Villa: A Trip Back in Time

History MA student, Jordan Brady, studied coins at a "Roman villa" on his first research trip as a graduate student.

Mar 15, 2022

Researching Migration as a Migrant

History MA alumna, Melanie Burkett, '15, who just had her first monograph published, recounts her experiences in Australia researching migration as a migrant.

Sep 22, 2021

History MA student, Ashley Hunter, presents paper at HGSA 2021 Conference at Stony Brook University

Ashley Hunter is a first-year History MA student. Recently, she had the opportunity to share her research in her paper, “Fake News: Appearance vs. Reality in Ancient Greek and Roman Narrative,” at the 2021 HGSA Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference at Stony […]

Jun 15, 2021

2021 History Alum, Blake Grasso, Wins CHASS Thesis Award

Blake Grasso '21, is the latest History MA alum to win the CHASS Thesis Award

May 14, 2021

Meet Our Outstanding Spring 2021 Public History and History MA Graduates

Covid 19 did not stop another outstanding group of Public History and History MA students from graduating this Spring.

May 12, 2020

Meet our Outstanding Spring 2020 MA and PhD Graduates

We would like to congratulate our History MA and Public History MA graduates as well as our first ever Public History PhD 2020 graduate. We wish them the best of luck as they go out into this strange, new world.

May 12, 2016

History Grads Admitted to Premier Ph.D. Programs

Many Ph.D. programs are discovering what the NC State History Department already knows: NC State history graduates rank among the best prepared for studies at the doctoral level. Our graduates have continued on to excellent Ph.D. programs across the country, from Stanford to Columbia.