Program in American StudiesWestern Social Science
  • War for the Soul of America

    Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 4:30 pm, Arts & Humanities Building rm. 2R23

  • Talk and Public Dialogue with Steven Lubar: Please click on the above for more info.

  • The Great Chicago Fire, 1871: Artist: John R. Chapin


2016 Corey Prize

American Historical Association Announces 2016 Prize Winners

Congratulations once again to Prof. Robert MacDougall upon receiving the Albert B. Corey Prize in the history of Canadian-American relations or the history of both countries (previously announced by the Canadian Historical Association) for for The People’s Network: The Political Economy of the Telephone in the Gilded Age (Univ. of Pennsylvania Press, 2014)

Interested in Pursuing an MA in American Cultural Studies or Canadian-American Relations?

The Master of Arts Program in American Studies is a 1 year (12 month) program, beginning in September 2017, and divided into 3 terms. Admission is offered on a full-time basis and the application process is set to open on October 1st. Click here for more information.

Mark Your Calendar for Tuesday, October 25th when American Studies Welcomes Dr. Andrew Hartman

Everyone is invited to attend a public lecture sponsored by American Studies - "A War for the Soul of America: Clinton vs. Trump in Historical Perspective" by Dr. Andrew Hartman, Professor of History, Illinois State University. Tuesday, Oct 25th at 4:30pm in Arts & Humanities Building, Rm 2R23. 

New Publication by Prof. Laurel Shire

Congratulations to Prof. Laurel Shire on her new publication, "The Threshold of Manifest Destiny: Gender and National Expansion in Florida" Prof. Shire was interviewed by John Fea in 'The Author's Corner'

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