History Courses for Spring 2021

Dear Students, Read on if you’d like to hear more about spring courses in history. And let me add: history has never been more relevant than today, in the face of the global pandemic of COVID-19, the challenges of our current politics, and the ongoing movement for racial justice. History provides perspective, helps us understand… 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

Shannon King Lecture

History Lecture – Shannon King – The Harlem Riot of 1935 and Liberal Law and Order – Wed Sept 23 at 7pm

Dear Students and Colleagues, Please join us for the Fall 2020 Hayden Schilling Lecture, a talk by the distinguished historian, Shannon King, entitled “A Heritage of Wrong Police Psychology”: The Harlem Riot of 1935 and Liberal Law and Order. The event, open to the College of Wooster Community, will take place on Wednesday, September 23,… Read More

History Announcements for the Fall – and Open House on Tuesday 8/4 at 10am and 8pm

Dear History Students, Excuse the email blast – I’m sending this out to  majors and minors and students enrolled in history courses – and sharing a copy with history faculty. The calendar still says summer, but I know many of you have been thinking about the fall. I wanted to take a moment to give… Read More

Poster for Roundtable

Virtual Roundtable – 8 Minutes and 46 Seconds to Revolution

We invite you to join us this Wednesday night at 7pm for a special event. A Virtual Roundtable featuring: Kabria Baumgartner, English and Women’s & Gender Studies, University of New Hampshire Shannon King, History, Fairfield University Charles Peterson, Africana Studies, Oberlin College & Conservatory Nicosia Shakes, Africana Studies and Women’s, Gender, & Sexuality Studies, College of Wooster… Read More

Summer internships!

Still looking for a summer internships? There’s still time! Below are a few ideas: Follow our social media pages for the latest updates on internships! Second round of APEX Fellowship applications are due Sunday, April 5, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. Stop by APEX to make an appointment or drop by  Walk-In Wednesday 1:30-4:00pm every Wednesday in… Read More

Internship and job opportunities!

  Current Wooster graduate Marissa Hamm ’19 is completing her fellowship here! To learn more, visit https://thomascole.org/fellowships/ Now: Apply for an internship at the Cleo Redd Fisher Museum to learn about museum management, exhibit design, and archival methods! Next: Apply for an APEX Fellowship! Apply to the internship now at https://www.crfmuseum.com/get-involved/internships/