Good News!

Shawn McGhee, who will receive his MA in American History has been accepted into the Ph.D. program at Temple University.  We wish him all the best. 


Congratulations to our graduate student Matthew White for his selection as a 2013 Presidential Management Fellowship semi-finalist!

For more about this federal program visit

Welcome to the Graduate History Program Blog

Welcome to to the Graduate History Program blog.

Our goal is to keep you updated about the work of our students, alumni, and faculty.

If you’d like more information about admission to our graduate program, courses, degree requirements and resources, visit our graduate program web page.

We have a number of posts from our alumni, reflecting on their lives after graduation. Bill Smith is earning his Ph.D., Susan Hamson is the archivist for Columbia University, Evan Laine runs the Law and Society Program at Philadelphia University, after retiring from his legal career.   Read them all!

Check in regularly to get the latest news.