Claudio Saunt's book West of the Revolution: An Uncommon History of 1776 (W.W. Norton & Company) is one of only six books vying for the 2015 Cundill Prize in Historical Literature. The Cundill award offers one of the largest international prizes today for a book of nonfiction. Saunt is the Richard B. Russell Professor in American History, Co-Director, Center for Virtual History, Associate Director, Institute of Native American Studies, and History Department Head at UGA.
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.
Isabel Mann: honors student interns with the Athens Land Trust
AB History, AB Religion, MA History student Isabel Mann works hard at her courses, and harder in the community...
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.
History Alum James C. Thompson, Fulbright Scholar
Fulbrighter James C.Thompson (UGA '17) is on his way to Freiburg, Germany.