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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.

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In Memory of Kyle Pitzer

Final story of WSU alumnus aired on WYSO

Kyle Pitzer, who received his M.A.

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"Photographing the Egypt-Palestine Front during the Great War"

A lecture and presentation by Dr. Issam Nassar

Please join us for a lecture and presentation by Dr. Issam Nassar, Department of History, Illinois State University.  Examining photos of the failed Ottoman attempt to seize the Suez Canal in 1915, Dr.

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