Department of History

Department of History - Dulles Hall.
Department of History - Dulles Hall.
Combined BA/MA degree in History with a specialization in Public History
History Alumni
Visit Origins - Current Events in Historical Perspective
Study Abroad Program in Ireland
Courses in History
Study Tour and History Minor
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History Department Events
Our Graduate Program


Associate Professor Chris Otter discusses the history of environment and technology.
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Museum of Classical Archaeology Designed to provide a significant focus for ongoing teaching, research, and outreach in a number of areas within the University.
eHistory A free public site with articles, primary sources, documentary material, online books and reviews for students and scholars of history.
History Teaching Institute HTI is the P-16 portal of The Harvey Goldberg Center for Excellence in Teaching.
Origins: Current Events in Historical Perspective A monthly feature investigating current issues, with a different topic each month.
History's Best History's Best The Department of History offers prizes for the top undergraduate papers based on primary sources. After a peer review, cash awards for first, second, third place, and honorable mention will be given annually. The winning papers will then be...
Center for Historical Research Each year the Center brings together scholars from various disciplines to examine issues of broad contemporary relevance in historical perspective
Monastic Matrix Monastic Matrix is an ongoing collaborative effort by an international group of scholars of medieval history, religion, history of art, archaeology, religion, and other disciplines, as well as librarians and experts in computer technology. Our goal...
Harvey Goldberg Center for Excellence in Teaching The Harvey Goldberg Center for Excellence in Teaching is at the heart of the OSU Department of History's effort to promote innovative and effective teaching strategies. The Goldberg Center is committed to advancing cutting edge research, engaged...