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Study the past, build a better future


Shaun Armstead

Shaun Armstead '15

Pre-Doctoral Fellow

Will Dwayne Thomas

SEC Emerging Scholar

Keith Hebert and the cover of his book Cornerstone of the Confederacy

Keith Hébert

Draughon Associate Professor of Southern History

Seminar Series

We delve into a broad range of modern topics like immigration, race, industrialization and war. We engage our students, faculty and community in critical conversations from a historical perspective.