News and Announcements

History Department Pre-Registration Reception

The History Department will be holding its pre-registration reception and information session on THURSDAY, MAY 13 from 7:00-8:30 PM. The evening will consist of two events. First, from 7:00 pm to roughly 7:30 pm there will be a general welcome and information session at which History Faculty will introduce themselves… Continue reading »

Class of 2021 – History Thesis Colloquium

Eight students in the Class of 2021 will be presenting their theses at the History Thesis Colloquium on the Zoom platform Tuesday (5/11), Wednesday (5/12), and Thursday (5/13). The event is open to all. Click on the name for more information and access to the zoom links:… Continue reading »

The Real Black Panthers

NPR recently broadcasted a podcast by a Williams Alum and History Major, Donna Murch ’91. Donna is currently an Associate Professor of History at Rutgers University. The Real Black Panthers… Continue reading »

Williamstown: Living on Mohican Homelands

A Virtual Conversation, October 29, 5:00 pm Please sign up here: http://bit.ly/homelands2020 The Stockbridge-Munsee Band of Mohican Indians is moving its historic preservation extension office to Williamstown. What has been the relationship between the Stockbridge-Munsee community and the town of Williamstown? How are members… Continue reading »