Latest News

Prof. Kirsten Wood published in American Historical Review


Professor Kirsten Wood's article "Join with Heart and Soul and Voice': Music, Harmony, and Politics in the Early American Republic," has just been published in the American Historical Review, vol. 119, no. 4 (2014): 1083-1116. This is unquestionably the most distinguished journal in our profession, and we extend our hearty congratulations to Professor Wood. FIU students and members of the American Historical Association can read the article at the link above.

Congratulations to Dr. Anthony Atwood


Anthony Atwood MA ’03, Ph.D. ’12, leads effort to open the South Florida Military Museum.

Reinventing History: Teachers Earn Master’s Degrees Through Unique Program


FIU’s Department of History has refined the way it teaches teachers how to teach history. Now the department hopes to establish a permanent master’s degree program for today’s history teachers.

Upcoming Events

World War I film series

09/08/2014 02:15 PM

The Miami-European Union Center of Excellence sponsors a film series on World War I. For more information, see the attached flyer.

"Beyond Swastika and Jim Crow" Exhibit

10/05/2014 05:00 PM

Events are co-sponsored by the Department of History and presented by the Exile Studies Program, Center for Humanities in an Urban Environment, and the Department of English at FIU in collaboration with the Coral Gables Museum.

A Musical Tour Through the Andes

11/06/2014 06:00 PM

History will co-sponsor a unique event with the Andean Studies Program and LACC: A Musical Tour through the Andes, with Prof. John Chasteen from UNC-Chapel Hill and Colombian guitarist Angela Moncada, Nov. 7 at 6 pm in GC 243. For more details and to RSVP, click on the link above.

History Happenings

Prof. Ricardo Salvatore, who will joined our faculty in Spring 2014 and offered a graduate seminar on Informal Empires, gave our first Atlantic Symposium discussion of the academic year, supported by Council on Student Organizations. Click here to see his talk.

Famous History Majors
Click to see. You might be surprised.

Read some of our graduate placement successes stories: Graduate Placement

Read stories about the successes of some our terrific recent MAs and PhDs: Graduate Student Successes

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