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Welcome to History!

Through its Honors Program, the Department of History offers students who have demonstrated very strong academic ability the opportunity to engage in more advanced research and writing than the regular major program requires. Students who write a senior honors thesis work closely with a faculty adviser and faculty committee on a research project they design.

History News

Veterans voices: Oral history class connects veteran students with older vets

Students in the Veterans Voices course will submit their interviews with older veterans about their time in the military to the Library of Congress' American Folklife Center.

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Professor Paul Lockhart
WSU Professor interviewed by Ron Rollins

Remembering the Great War in Dayton

Professor Paul Lockhart is participating in a two-part interview with Dayton-area journalist and radio host Ron Rollins.  Professor Lockhart speaks about why the First World War was important for Americans and explains how Wright State University, Dayton History, the Dayton Philharmonic, and oth

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