The History Department hosts lectures, workshops and events for students, faculty and the UCF community.

Wednesday, November 17, 2021

  • Veterans Month at UCF: Veterans History Interview Days

    Trevor Colbourn Hall 349D: 349D and Virtual

    The UCF Community Veterans History Project (VHP) is proud to partner with The Daughters of the American Revolution, William P. Duval Chapter to preserve the stories and experiences of women veterans. Throughout the month of November, VHP will host several “Veterans History Interview Days” to collect, preserve and honor these women as well as other Florida veterans.  Oral history interviews …

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  • Research Colloquium: Olustee--Confederate Monuments at a US Soldier Burial Ground: A Public History Project


    As part of Veterans Month at UCF, UCF faculty member, Barbara A. Gannon, and a group of undergraduate history students will discuss a public history project documenting the Olustee Battlefield State Park that commemorates the largest Civil War battle in Florida. While the landscape memorializes only Confederate soldiers’ sacrifice, the site is likely the resting place of over 100 unknown …

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