Time.com's regular online series Historians explain how the past informs the present recently featured an article by James Cobb on the the Fugitive Slave Act of 1850. The act, said Cobb, the act "marked a low point in American legislative history." Cobb is Spalding Distinguished Professor of History at the University of Georgia.
History at Work
the Department's guide to your post-college career
History service projects
History students volunteered for service projects this year cleaning and restoring the grounds at local historic African American cemeteries.
Summer Program in Public History
apply to learn and intern in Washington, DC
History Alum James C. Thompson, Fulbright Scholar
Fulbrighter James C.Thompson (UGA '17) is on his way to Freiburg, Germany.
Our Amazing Student Kathryn Veale
We already knew our Master's history student Kathryn Veale is amazing. Read the entire article about Kathryn on the UGA web site.