History Majors, Past and Present

1997, Laura Hunt Newman – Consultant, Monitor Group

I majored in history after my father suggested that above all else after graduation, I would be expected to “think critically and write clearly.” Following my interests in military strategy and leadership, I spent my senior year analyzing (marginally critically and clearly) the Spanish invasion of Mexico and the Vietnam… Continue reading »

History Major, Lily Wong ’12, Essay Chosen for Publication

  Lily Wong’s essay, “Eating the Hyphen,” has been chosen for the soon to be released book, Best Food Writing 2013, edited by Holly Hughes.  The essay was originally published in Gastronomica Magazine in 2012.  She completed her thesis entitled, Remembering the Nanjing Massacre:  Transnationalism and Atrocity, in that same year… Continue reading »

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