Opportunity for Summer Backpacking Trip

7 November 2018

BACKPACKING WITH A PURPOSE: 2019 APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN! Discover the wider world and connect with change makers making a positive and lasting impact in their communities. Operation Groundswell is a non-profit…

backpacking with a purpose

Annual SDA Tamale Night, Tuesday 5:30pm!

5 November 2018

This Tuesday night, Nov 6th, is our Annual History SDAs’ Tamale night, 5:30 p.m., in Leighton 204, the History lounge. Anyone who would like to know more about becoming a History major…

Tamale Night poster

OCS Economics and European Studies in Cambridge: Pizza meeting Thursday, November 8th

5 November 2018

Applications are open for the Summer 2019 Cambridge OCS program! Come to meet participants in last year’s program on Thursday, November 8th at 6 pm in Leighton 236 for Pizza & Drinks!


Winter Course Offering: Hist 216 History Beyond the Walls

1 November 2018

What kind of country turns a president’s teeth into jewelry? Must we dismember to remember? America has always struggled with how to publicize the past; in this course we’ll cover…

History Beyond the Walls poster

SDA Office Hours

29 October 2018

Hello History Enthusiasts! Have questions/concerns about History courses? Considering a History major/minor? Or just wanna hang out with us? As registration starts tonight, stop by History SDA office hours and…

Call for Applications – MA/MSc in International and World History

18 October 2018

Columbia University and the London School of Economics: MA/MSc in International and World History First Deadline: January 19, 2019. Final Deadline: March 15, 2019. For more information, visit worldhistory.columbia.edu or contact worldhistory@columbia.edu…

PhD Program in History at CUNY Graduate Center

16 October 2018

The History Department at the CUNY Graduate Center would like to invite undergraduate students to consider pursuing a Ph.D. at the City University of New York.  In addition to its…

Apocalypse & Imperialism: Racism, Colonialism & the Making of the US

11 October 2018

“Apocalypse and Imperialism: Racism, Settler Colonialism and the Making of the United States”–A Conversation with Dr. Gerald Horne Wednesday, October 17th, 2018 3:30 – 4:30 pm / Leighton 305 Leading scholar of…

Carleton Connects: David Kelliher ’86 on Public Policy and the Past on October 16, 12pm-1pm

11 October 2018

Join Carleton Connects as we host David Kelliher ’86, Director of Govt. Relations and Public Policy at the Minnesota Historical Society on October 16, 2018 from 12:00pm-1:00pm  David Kelliher ’86…

October 18: Fall Phi Beta Kappa Lecture – Prof William Chester Jordan

3 October 2018

Carleton’s Fall term 2018 Phi Beta Kappa lecture is: The Lorn Land: A Winter’s Tale, an exploration of the peasant experience of winter in the Middle Ages, to be presented by Professor…