History News and Events

Matthew Jaronik

Historian's Workshop 3

On Wednesday, December 11 at 7:00pm in Koren 218, Matthew Jaronik will present his senior project, a teaching portfolio on "British Expansion and Colonialism". Matt is a Plan 2 major from Wasilla, AK, and is scheduled to do his student teaching in Spring 2014.

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Richard Mtisi

Richard Mtisi to present at Macalester College

Professor Richard Mtisi will present his paper, "'They promised that the fences would be torn down' Nationalist Politics and the Struggle over Natural Resources in Southeastern Zimbabwe, 1960s-1970s" at Macalester College Monday, December 2.

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2013 Phi Alpha Theta Inductees

Phi Alpha Theta Induction

Ten new students joined Phi Alpha Theta this semester and received the symbol of the organization, the red rose, to commemorate the occasion. (Three new members were unable to attend).

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Phelps Park

History Picnic!

Don't miss the upcoming history picnic for all faculty, majors and minors! You're invited to a picnic with the History Dept. faculty on Tuesday, Sept. 17th - 5:30pm at Phelps Park - Whalen Cabin. Note: For those of you that have a board plan, your evening meal will be used for the picnic, if you are attending. Please RSVP by Thursday, Sept. 12th. Contact Heather Frey.

Emily England

Emily England had a summer full of history!

Emily England, junior history major and museum studies minor, has nicely provided a "what I did for my summer vacation" report. We can only hope all history majors find such fun to do in Decorah!

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Phi Alpha Theta Initiation 2012

Phi Alpha Theta Induction

The annual Phi Alpha Theta Induction will be held on September 24 from 6-9 in the Nobel Room. Hans Becklin and Hannah Wilson are our new officers.

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