Welcome to the Department of History at DePaul. Our department offers a full, rich curriculum in undergraduate and graduate education. More than 30 full and part-time outstanding faculty offer day and night courses on the Lincoln Park and Loop campuses, as well as online.
In addition to its strong undergraduate program with concentrations in public history, pre-law, secondary education, as well as a standard concentration, the department offers a standard minor, a minor in the History of Law, a minor in Museum Studies, a graduate degree (MA), and several five-year combined BA/MA degree options, all of which have the potential for exciting career opportunities (see Why Major in History).
5:30-6:45pm Lecture, Q&A
Whether in terms of keyboards, screens, printers, encoding schemes, optical character recognition algorithms, or otherwise, Chinese script has constantly pushed to the world of computing far beyond its familiar alphabetic ecologies. In this talk, Thomas S. Mullaney charts out the ecologies of Chinese computing, an unfamiliar terrain that remains unmapped despite China’s present-day status as a global I.T. powerhouse.
Thomas S. Mullaney is Associate Professor of Chinese History at Stanford University, and Curator of the international exhibition,Radical Machines: Chinese in the Information Age. He is the author of The Chinese Typewriter: A History (MIT Press 2017), Coming to Terms with the Nation: Ethnic Classification in Modern China (UC Press, 2010), and principal editor of Critical Han Studies: The History, Representation and Identity of China’s Majority (UC Press, 2011). His writings have appeared in theJournal of Asian Studies, Technology & Culture, Aeon, Foreign Affairs, and Foreign Policy, and his work has been featured in theLA Times, The Atlantic, the BBC, and in invited lectures at Google, Microsoft, Adobe, and more. He holds a PhD from Columbia University.
Department of History
Department of Modern Languages
Black, Mama, Scholar: On Black Feminist Geography,
Food Ethics, and Motherhood (Before and During an
Era of Trump)
Speaker: Dr. Breeze Harper,Executive Director of The Sistah Vegan Project which is Black Feminist Geography meets food ethics
The College of Communication invites you to our Journalism Program Fall Kickoff Event
Fall Student Media Open House featuring SPJ/ONA, 14East, DePaulia, Good Day DePaul, Radio DePaul and Latnix Journalists.
"So You Want to Be a Journlist?" featuring Carol Marin, Marla Krause, Rick Brown and Jason Martin.
The Department of History Presents: Behind the Headlines: DePaul Faculty Offer Teach-Ins on Today's Pressing Issues, Putting History in a Multi-Disciplinary Dialogue to Better Understand the Present. This event is titled Confederate Memorials: What Should be Done?
Panelists will include:
Euan Hague, Chair of Geography
Valerie Johnson, Chair of Political Science
Morag Kersel, Anthropology, Director of Museum Studies
Lori Pierce, African and Black Diaspora Studies
Margaret Storey, History
Amy Tyson, History, Director of Public History Program
Moderator: Christina Rivers, Political Science, Director of Center for Black Diaspora
Discussion: The Audience