2021 Fall Picnic

Owing largely to the pleasant weather, good food, competitive lawn games, and heartening turnout from both students and faculty, the History Department’s 2021 fall picnic was a great success! The picnic welcomed some Scots back to campus for the first time in over a year and gave prospective history majors an opportunity to mingle with… Read More

Spring Gathering Pictures!

It was wonderful seeing so many faces last Friday at the Spring Gathering–in person, no less! Many thanks to all of the students, faculty, and guests who joined us in the surprisingly nice weather. Jackson Stuff, Phi Alpha Theta, and the many others who helped arrange the event did a stupendous job ensuring there was… Read More

Documentary Film Poster

Virtual Watch Party and Roundtable – White Riot – Rock Against Racism

Greetings! The Department of History and the Department of Global and International Studies would like to invite you to a special screening and discussion of Rubika Shah’s 2020 documentary, White Riot, which explores the Rock Against Racism movement that developed among punk rockers in Britain in the 1970s. The film distributor is making unique licenses… Read More

Poster for Hasan Jeffries Talk

Upcoming Talk – Hasan Jeffries on Race, Nostalgia, and Housing in Brooklyn, New York – Wed Feb 3 at 7pm

Please join us for a talk by the distinguished historian, Hasan Kwame Jeffries, entitled “A Field of Dreams Deferred:  Race, Nostalgia, and Housing in Brooklyn, New York” on Wednesday, February 3, 2021 at 7:00pm EST over Zoom.  The event is free and open to the College of Wooster Community. To attend the lecture and the… Read More

Spooky Trivia Night! Fri 10/30

A message from Phi Alpha Theta and Eta Sigma Phi: Hello Everyone! We hope everybody’s in the mood for some spooky Halloween fun because this Friday, October 30, Phi Alpha Theta will be hosting “Spooky Trivia,” jointly with Eta Sigma Phi, the Classics Honorary Society! Think you have what it takes to conquer a crucible of cunningly… Read More