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Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Thursday, August 22, 2019

Friday, August 23, 2019

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

    • 5:00 - 8:00 pm

    Proficiency exams for HIST 141, HIST 142, HIST 171, and/or HIST 172. Registration Required. Location and other details provided to registered students. View website for more information.

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

    • 3:30 pm
    • 210 General Lounge - Illini Union

    "A Book In Common" brings together members and friends of the department to discuss a historically-oriented book nominated by a faculty member or graduate student and chosen by a committee made up of faculty and students. This year's book is We Demand: The University and Student Protests by Roderick Ferguson (University of California Press, 2017).

Thursday, August 29, 2019

    • 7:00 - 8:30 pm
    • 311 Gregory Hall

    Join us for the first Phi Alpha Theta meeting of the year as well as the welcome event for new students which will pit faculty and students alike in a fast-paced, highly competitive and sidesplittingly funny game of historical trivia! Snacks will be served and prizes given out to the winning teams.

Friday, August 30, 2019

Friday, September 6, 2019

Friday, September 13, 2019

Friday, September 20, 2019

Friday, September 27, 2019

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

    • 4:00 - 6:00 pm
    • Spurlock Museum

    In this lecture, Dr. Alondra Nelson considers the “politics of ethics” that was a signature of the Obama administration’s approach to science and technology. This politics of ethics endeavored to place temporal distance between scientific research of the past and present, enabling claims about the importance of federal science to national wellbeing, broadly conceived.

Thursday, October 3, 2019

    • 5:00 - 7:00 pm
    • 319 Gregory Hall

    History alums from various career fields join us to discuss career development, professionalization and choices they made to advance in their fields as well as how their history education helped prepare them for professional success.

Friday, October 4, 2019

Friday, October 11, 2019

Friday, October 18, 2019

Friday, November 8, 2019

    • 3:00 - 6:00 pm
    • 319 Gregory Hall

    Symposium for IPRH, Widenor appointees and Fellowship winners to present their research and discuss what they have learned from being in the program.

Thursday, November 14, 2019

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Saturday, April 25, 2020