Frontiersmen, hillbillies, moonshiners and banjo players — these are a few stereotypes of Ozarkers. But Dr. Brooks Blevins, the Noel Boyd professor of Ozarks studies at Missouri State University, works to change these misconceptions through his research. “It’s often a warts-and-all story like the American experience in general,” Blevins said. “But there are many interesting and … [Read more...] about Ozarks history through a realistic lens
Join Dr. Julia Troche (Ancient Historian & Egyptologist) and Dr. Bryan Brinkman (Ancient Historian & Classicist) on a study abroad trip this summer, May 16-June 25, 2019, with the Catalyst (http://catalyst.globalizedu.com/). Deadline is approaching soon and only a few spots are left! Must apply by March 1st for university, internal scholarships and by March 8th to join … [Read more...] about Summer Study Abroad Opportunity: 4 cities, 5 weeks, 6 credit hours
For all you book lovers out there, good news! All this week (Monday 25th February to 1st March), Phi Alpha Theta will be holding a book sale! Come and check out what this history honors society has to offer! The book stand will be in Strong Hall all day! So don’t miss out on some interesting titles! … [Read more...] about Phi Alpha Theta Book Sale!
It is that time of the semester again, namely time to start thinking about which classes you want to take next semester! The registration date is March 28th and you will need a release from your adviser! Remember you need to register for BOTH summer AND fall classes at the same time! SUMMER 2019 FACULTY CLASS TITLE Place COURSE SECTION CRN Miller, … [Read more...] about Graduate Classes for Summer and Fall 2019
With the inclement weather and the closure of the Springfield School District, this year’s History Day was moved to Saturday, February 16th. The wintery weather conditions however did not curb the enthusiasm and excitement of the students who were ready to showcase their projects to the judges. More than 90% of students and teachers were able to attend the Saturday competition, … [Read more...] about National History Day 2019