This experiential introductory course offers an examination of the history and practices of public history in the the nation’s Capital. Students will study the history of major cultural institutions in Washington, DC and interact with public history professionals to better understand contemporary issues in the field.
History at Work
the Department's guide to your post-college career
Summer Program in Public History
apply to learn and intern in Washington, DC
History service projects
History students volunteered for service projects this year cleaning and restoring the grounds at local historic African American cemeteries.
was founded at UGA by historians Claudio Saunt and Stephen Berry in the belief that new technologies make possible a new kind of humanities research
History Alum James C. Thompson, Fulbright Scholar
Fulbrighter James C.Thompson (UGA '17) is on his way to Freiburg, Germany.