UF Oral History Program in Natchez, Mississippi

This summer will be the 8th installment of UF’s Samuel Proctor Oral History Program’s annual field work in the Mississippi Delta.  The 2015 trip incorporated a stop-over in Montgomery with… Read More

Defining Duty

Matt Gallman’s New Book on Popular Culture in the American Civil War

The History Department is proud to announce the publication of Dr. J. Matthew Gallman’s book, Defining Duty in the Civil War: Personal Choice, Popular Culture, and the Union Home Front with… Read More

Phi Alpha Theta, 2015

New Phi Alpha Theta Inductees, 2014-15

On 23 April 2015, Phi Alpha Theta formally inducted five new members–Ana Castro, Carolyn Flynn, Tyler Jacob Sanders Jump, Caroline Hewitt Nickerson, and Tricia Phillip–into their ranks. These PATers join… Read More


Congrats Grads!

Congratulations to our graduate and undergraduate students graduating this weekend. We hope that you stay in touch after you leave us here in Gainesville, and that you carry with you… Read More

cross creek

A Summer for the Humanities

This summer, 24 rising high school juniors and seniors will learn about the humanities as they explore the cultural history, environment and diversity of north Central Florida. Thanks to a… Read More