Simons Lecture: Journalist Lynne Olson on Churchill, Roosevelt, and World War II

The History Department is pleased to announce that  bestselling author and journalist Lynne Olson will be the speaker at the in this year’s Gary C. and Eleanor G. Simons Lecture… Read More


Pozzetta Lecture: Michelle Campos on Jerusalem’s History in the Digital Age

The History Department is pleased to announce the first of  the 2014-15 George E. Pozzetta Lectures.  Dr. Michelle Campos, Associate Professor of History, will present on “Urban History in the… Read More


Dr. Joseph Spillane Wins Book Award

Dr. Joseph Spillane’s recent book, Coxsackie: The Life and Death of Prison Reform (Johns Hopkins, 2014) has been selected to receive the 2014 New York State Archives Annual Award for… Read More


Lecture on Rindoon Castle in Ireland

The UF History Department welcomes Dr. Kieran D. O’Conor of the National University of Ireland, who will present, “New Work at Rindoon Castle, Co. Roscommon, Ireland” in Room 100 of… Read More


SPOHP In the Spotlight

The Oral History Association recently highlighted UF’s Samuel Proctor Oral History Program as its Featured Institutional Member.  This is yet one more accolade for the SPOHP, which has been getting… Read More