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Pozzetta Lecture on Bicycle Racing in South Africa

Published: Oct 9th, 2017

The History Department is pleased to announce it’s first Pozzetta Lecture of the 2017-18 academic year. On Wednesday, 18 October 2017 at 3 p.m., Dr. Todd Leedy of UF’s Center… Read More

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

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

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

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

Internationalizing Reconstruction, 16-17 February 2017

Published: Feb 2nd, 2017

The History Department is proud to announce the inaugural Richard J. Milbauer lecture series in the history of the US South. The 2017 program will engage scholars from diverse perspectives to rethink… Read More

Round Table Discussion on Biography and History

Published: Feb 1st, 2017

Please join us for a round table discussion on “Biography as/and History” on Monday, 6 February at 4:00 pm in the History Department conference room, 005 Keene-Flint Hall. History as… Read More

Stamped From the Beginning Racking Up the Honors

Published: Jan 23rd, 2017

It has been an exciting couple of months in UF’s History Department.  Dr. Ibram X. Kendi’s most recent book, Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in… Read More