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Labor History Prize in Honor of Dr. Robert Zieger

Published: Aug 21st, 2017

The Southern Labor Studies Association is currently accepting submissions for the Robert H. Zieger Prize for Southern Labor Studies. SLSA awards the Zieger Prize at the biennial Southern Labor Studies… Read More

Honoring a Legend in Florida History

Published: Jul 26th, 2017

This April, the History Department was sad to learn of the passing of our former colleague, Dr. Michael Gannon. In recognition of his long career and his many contributions to… Read More

Dr. Heather Vrana Joins UF History

Published: Jul 19th, 2017

The History Department is pleased to welcome Dr. Heather Vrana, formerly of Southern Connecticut State University, as an assistant professor beginning in Fall 2017.  Dr. Vrana received her Ph.D from… Read More

Make Your Own History–Write a Thesis

Published: May 10th, 2017

Looking for a challenge? Seeking to take your skills as a historian to the next level? Interested in working one-on-one with a faculty member? If so, consider the History Honors’… Read More

History Honors Conference

Published: May 10th, 2017

On Saturday, April 15th, the History Department Honors Program hosted its eighth annual Honors Thesis Conference and Awards Luncheon. In addition to our presenters, we were joined by faculty advisors,… Read More

Pozzetta Lecture: Steve Noll on Disability Rights Activist Ed Roberts

Published: Apr 3rd, 2017

The History Department is pleased to announce the final installment in its annual Pozzetta Lecture, as Dr. Steve Noll presents “Who is Ed Roberts and Why Should We Care?” at… Read More

UF History at the Undergraduate Research Symposium

Published: Mar 28th, 2017

The History Department was well represented at the University of Florida Undergraduate Research Symposium.  Ilyssa Tuttelman, a History and International Studies major working with Dr. Steve Noll, was one of… Read More

Don’t Be an Impoverished Intellectual!

Published: Mar 13th, 2017

Interested in writing a senior thesis? Applying for money to do research this summer? Come to one of the information sessions this week!  On Wednesday, March 15 and Thursday, March 16… Read More

Simons Lecture: Alexander Hill on Stalin’s Army

Published: Mar 3rd, 2017

The Department of History is proud to announce the Gary and Eleanor G. Simons Lecture for 2017, which will feature Dr. Alexander Hill of the University of Calgary. Dr. Hill’s… Read More

Jack Davis’ New Book on the Gulf of Mexico

Published: Feb 20th, 2017

History Professor Jack Davis will publish his long awaited book, The Gulf: The Making of An American Sea in March 2017 with W.W. Norton.  The official launch will be on… Read More