The History of Croquet at the C.O.W. and More!

Something to distract you from final exam studying: take a look at a few of the videos your classmates produced for History 202: History Workshop: The Historical Documentary. These went far beyond the requirements of the final assignment, which was an exercise in the practical elements of documentary filmmaking. You might learn something here. About… Read More

Application site open for HIST 228 / Wooster In Israel and Palestine

The online application site is now open for Wooster In Israel & Palestine/History 228 at For more information, see the program page at The application deadline is September 30.  Accepted students will be notified by October 10 and must commit either by October 21 (Class of 2012) or October 28 (Classes of 2013 and 2014).   Please… Read More

History Course Descriptions Are Here!

Registration for the spring is coming soon! To learn more about what’s on offer in History, point your browser to, or click on the “Courses” tab of the History Blog. You will see the course schedule for History together with up-to-date descriptions of these courses. Please, please, take a good look before registering for… Read More