2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    Oct 26, 2021  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

History Minor

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History Overview

The History Department offers a major, a minor, and elective courses for non-majors. Curricular offerings are organized by the history of individual nations, regions, and social groups, while following the movements of people and ideas across geopolitical and metaphorical boundaries.

Courses consider a range of topics from the history of politics and diplomacy, to the history of gender, religion, culture, social movements, and everyday life. History courses, no matter the specific topic of study, educate students to read and evaluate sources, frame research questions, synthesize evidence and ideas, and write with clarity and concision. History students are well prepared for life after Clark, with recent graduates pursuing careers in museums, law, education, and even medicine.

For more information, please visit the History Department’s website.

Minor Requirements

Students who wish to obtain an undergraduate minor in history must meet the following requirements: a minimum of six history courses, at least three at the 200 level, and no more than four in any one geographical area. At least one of the six courses must be a seminar or a proseminar.

History Faculty

Program Faculty

Taner Akçam, Ph.D.
Janette T. Greenwood, Ph.D.
Elizabeth Imber, Ph.D.
Willem Klooster, Ph.D.
Thomas Kuehne, Ph.D.
Nina Kushner, Ph.D
Douglas Little, Ph.D.
Lex Jing Lu, Ph.D.
Drew McCoy, Ph.D.
Ousmane Power-Greene, Ph.D.
Amy Richter, Ph.D., Chair

Frances Tanzer, Ph.D.

Adjunct Faculty

Everett Fox, Ph.D.
Mark Miller, Ph.D.
Meredith Neuman, Ph.D.
Kristina Wilson, Ph.D.

Affiliate Faculty

Robert Dykstra, Ph.D.
Alden Vaughan, Ph.D.

Emeriti Faculty

Daniel Borg, Ph.D.
Paul Lucas, Ph.D.

History Courses

Courses offered within the last 2 Academic Years

by Geographic Area/TRACK

U.S. History

seminar/proseminar courses include:HIST 209  HIST 213  HIST 215  HIST 217  HIST 277  HIST 288  

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