Happenings

  1. Dean's Scholars »

    10/25/2022

    For the 2021-2022 academic year, the Department of History recognized Katelin Hobbs (History) and Laura Olivia DeStanley (Social Science) with Dean's Scholars awards.

  2. Sharon Roger Hepburn Set To Publish New Book »

    10/25/2022

    Professor Sharon Roger Hepburn's new book offers the letters of an African American soldier during the Civil War.

  3. World War II Series »

    3/15/2022

    The World War II: Experience and Legacy Series, 75th Anniversary Commemoration.

    The World War II Series is back with two more installments on March 28 and April 11, 2022.  Also, if you missed a previous presentation, see the World War II Series page for recordings of many of them.

  4. Digital Archives »

    12/9/2021

    The Digital Archives program makes available historical documents on a variety of topics related to local history and Virginia history, and the American Civil War.

    New materials have been added to the Digital Archives pages. Check out the latest materials in The New River Valley Collection.

  5. History Professor Researches Hippies and Hitchhiking »

    12/9/2021

    RU history professor Richard Straw is exploring the phenomenon of hitchhiking and taking to the open road in the 1960s and 1970s. His study promises a glimpse of American society during the peak of the Counterculture.

  6. Internship opportunities »

    5/5/2021

    Are you a history major interested in pursuing an internship experience?

  7. Epperly Receives Recognition »

    3/21/2021

    Epperly, 2021 Graduate, Receives Recognition as Teacher of the Year at Christiansburg High School.

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