Department of History

knowledge pastHistory happens every day, and informs who we are as individuals, as citizens, and as members of the world community. The Department of History at Rutgers University–New Brunswick is dedicated to the close study and teaching of history from all periods and places. With over sixty members, the faculty boasts an international reputation for the quality of its scholarship, as evidenced by the many prestigious awards and fellowships earned by department members in recent years. 




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Upcoming Events

Thu Sep 29 @ 4:00PM - 05:30PM
Fredrik Albritton Jonsson: RBSC
Fri Sep 30 @ 9:00AM - 02:30PM
Seth Koven: High School Teachers Institute
Mon Oct 03 @ 1:00PM - 02:15PM
Teach-in on Reproductive Justice
Tue Oct 04 @11:00AM - 01:00PM
Alex Hinton: RCHA Seminar
Tue Oct 04 @ 5:30PM - 07:00PM
Pablo Gomez Book Talk: Caribbean Working Group of CLAS
Thu Oct 06
Undergraduate Public History Tour of J&J Museum


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