Nov 10, 2010
Book Examines Lost Promise of Frontier
History professor Craig Thompson Friend’s new book, Kentucke’s Frontiers, explains how fear and terror transformed the region’s early promise of an egalitarian life for all into a patriarchal society that favored white men.
Nov 3, 2010
Zonderman Wins Libraries Faculty Award
Dr. David Zonderman, history professor and associate department head, will receive the NCSU Libraries Faculty Award on Monday, Nov. 8, at a reception in the McKimmon Center.
Sep 30, 2010
Historian Kelley Recognized
Dr. Blair L. M. Kelley, associate professor of history, is the 2010 winner of the Letitia Woods Brown Memorial Book Award from the Association of Black Women Historians. In addition, the online magazine "For Harriet" included her on its list of The Most Inspiring Black Women on Twitter.
Sep 28, 2010
Charron’s Book Wins Award
Dr. Katherine Mellen Charron, assistant professor of history, has won the Julia Cherry Spruill Prize for best monograph on Southern women’s history. The Southern Association of Women’s Historians will present the award during the annual meeting this November in Charlotte.
Sep 23, 2010
Take a walk down memory lane - literally - and enjoy the history of the new, improved Hillsborough Street.
Aug 17, 2010
Legacy on Display
How do you measure the progress of the past five decades? The College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences uses everything from a slide rule to an electric guitar. Warm up your electronic data terminal and take a look.
Aug 4, 2010
Walk on Past
Ever wonder how Holladay Hall got its name? Take the WolfWalk and you'll learn it had nothing to do with a fun day at the beach.
May 13, 2010
Kelley Examines Roots of Civil Rights
Dr. Blair LM Kelley, associate professor of history, has published Right to Ride, which examines the earliest struggles against Jim Crow laws across the South.
May 13, 2010
Skulls: Now More Of Them Can Speak
The skeletal remains of bygone societies have long been able to tell anthropologists a lot about their civilizations and way of life. However, a significant segment of those populations was left largely mute: the children. […]
May 11, 2010
New Dimensions For Old Manuscripts
Apparently, you can teach an old poem new tricks. When an unknown 14th Century poet was writing The Siege of Jerusalem, there is no way he or she could imagine the computer age. They had […]