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2018

The Kinder Institute on Constitutional Democracy, the History Department at the University of Missouri, and the University Libraries, invite applications for the Haskell Monroe Graduate Fellowship in Civil War era history. Professor Monroe was a former Chancellor of the University of Missouri and a scholar of the American South during the age of the Civil War.

Fordyce Mitchel Memorial Lecture Series, Fordyce Mitchel Memorial Lecture Series Schedule

The University of Missouri History Department Presents: The 2018 Fordyce Mitchel Memorial Lecture Series, featuring Paul Christesen, William R. Kennan Professor of Ancient Greek History, Dartmouth College, who will give a talk, "How Athletic Nudity Made Ancient Greece: Sports, Nudity, and Identity" on Thursday, October 9, 2018, 7:00 PM in Allen Auditorium, Arts and Sciences 110.

Catherine Rymph

Catherine Rymph
Professor and Chair
Department of History
University of Missouri

Welcome to the Department of History!  We find it a particularly vital time to be studying the past. Studying past societies and cultures can teach us much about the changing world we inhabit today.

Inaugural "Inside Mizzou" podcast conversation between one of our majors, Jonathan Potochnik, and Chancellor Cartwright, in which each reflects on his first year at MU

Apply for a 2019 Center for Missouri Studies Fellowship

2018 SHAFR Awards Luncheon at the American Historical Association

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