History Major

History students become familiar with the past, forces of change, and the varieties of historical scholarship that examine cultures and events across time and place. Dynamic History faculty offer hands-on learning opportunities in the classroom and in the local community. Learn more about History Major.

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Maine Voices, Nov 9th

We're all included in the definition of 'real Maine', 'real America', opinion piece by History Professor Abraham Peck

Topics in Race and Ethnic Studies

RCE 199, Fall 2019, Mon and Weds 11:45-1:00, Portland Campus

Truth and Denial: Killing Orders of the Ottoman Government

The Story Behind "The Smoking Gun": A Presentation of Never-Before-Seen Documents by Dr. Taner Akcam. Full lecture recorded on April 6th.
Student walking on the University of Southern Maine Portland campus

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