Curious about how the 2016 election will end? Want to hear commentary from journalists, activists, and policy experts as the results come in? Drop by or spend the whole evening with us on election night, November 8th, at the Damen Theater from 7-11pm. This event is free and open to everyone!
On Monday, October 31, Nancy Caciola, of the University of California San Diego, who will present "The Restless Dead in the Middle Ages" at 4pm in the Crown Center Auditorium. This lecture is part of the Medieval Studies' lecture series "The Medieval Supernatural."
This fall semester, four Loyola History majors are processing archival collections, learning about the history and workings of communication in a major law firm, reconstructing the household of an English queen, and mapping the movement of Catholics and books across the antebellum Midwest. All are enrolled in HIST 398: The History Undergraduate Internship.
Prof. Elizabeth Hopwood's new digital history course "Foodways and the Forking of History" takes an innovative approach to analyzing the role of food in shaping national histories and cultural experiences.
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Recent Alumnus Dr. Anthony Di Lorenzo was selected for a year-long fellowship at the Lapidus Center for the Historical Analysis of Transatlantic Slavery through the Schomburg Center at the New York Public Library.
At the end of June 2016, Professor Robert O. Bucholz concluded his three-year term as Chair of the History Department. During his tenure, Bob cultivated a culture of excellence that stressed the importance of teaching, research, and service.
Edin Hajdarpasic, PhD, Associate Professor of History, won the 2016 Joseph Rothschild Prize in Nationalism and Ethnic Studies for his book, Whose Bosnia? Nationalism and Political Imagination in the Balkans, 1840-1914.