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News & Announcements

Upcoming Events

  • 16th Annual DePaul University Student History Conference

    Please join us for the 16th Annual Student History Conference. DePaul students will present their research and answer questions in sessions facilitated by history professors. Other highlights include Dr. Caroline Acker's (Carnegie Mellon University) keynote address "History and Public Health: How Urban Drug Epidemics Happen" and alumni discussing how studying history at DePaul opens different career paths. The entire DePaul community is welcome to attend all or part of the day.

Department Newsletters

The 2017 history department newsletter is now available online and in print. You can download the newsletter or pick up a copy anytime in the department office.

News from the Public History Concentration

HST 360: Doing Digital History has been approved for credit in the Public History Concentration (PHC). Credit toward your PHC requirements may not automatically appear on your Degree Progress Report, however, so if you took this course and want it to count, contact Professor Amy Tyson so she can ensure you receive proper credit.

Report Finds History Majors are Highest Earners in Humanities

A report from the Center on Education and the Workforce at Georgetown University finds that history majors are the highest earners among humanities majors. You can learn more about the report here.​