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

Upcoming Events

  • RICHES presents An Oral History Workshop

    Teaching Academy: 117

    Attend a free informative session on conducting oral history interviews Receive helpful tips on developing interview questions Learn the steps to take prior to and after the interview is complete Participate in a mock interview

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  • History Department Research Colloquium: Dr. Vladimir Solonari

    Graduate Student Center: Colbourn Hall, Suite 146

    2017 Research Colloquium“A Series of Presentations and Conversations featuring Faculty and Student Research” Whose Enemy? Russian Intelligentsia in Romania-occupied Odessa, 1941-1944presented by Dr. Vladimir Solonari, Associate Professor of HistoryThe port city of Odessa on the Black Sea was an important hub of economic activity and cultural life in Russian Empire and the Soviet Union. Its proud creative intelligentsia was subjected ...

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  • Breaking Contact: Soldier to Civilian, a Success Story

    Career Services and Experiential Learning: 121

    Veterans Month 2017 A Month of Honor and Remebrance The Veterans Speaker Series Presents: Breaking Contact: Soldier to Civilian, a Success Story Veterans Month at UCF will kick off with a Veterans Speaker Series featuring Dr. Bryce Carpenter, Educational Outreach Programs Officer for the National Cemetery Administration. Join us for a free lunch as Dr. Carpenter speaks on his transition ...

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  • 2017 Research Colloquium: Exploring Military Archives: New Perspectives on Old Texts

    Colbourn Hall: 146

    Exploring Military Archives: New Perspectives on Old Texts presented by Tyler Campbell, Kayla Campana and Mike Burke Deep in the stacks of the archives, three MA Candidates discovered new insights in their respective fields of study. They will discuss both the process of obtaining documents and how it has influenced their research. Tyler Campbell utilizes Civil War pensions from the ...

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  • Veterans Speaker Series Book Talk: Americans Remember Their Civil War

    Teaching Academy: 117

    UCF History Department hosts a Veterans Speaker Series Book Talk featuring Dr. Barbara Gannon, Associate Professor of History as she discusses her new book Americans Remember Their Civil War. The book describes the different ways in which Americans have publicly remembered their Civil War, from the immediate postwar era to the early 21st century. Dr. Gannon’s talk will be followed ...

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  • Military 101: An Introduction to the American Armed Forces

    Colbourn Hall: 146

    The UCF community is invited to attend “Military 101: An Introduction to the American Armed Forces”. Hosted by veterans, this informational workshop focuses on the history, structure, and current issues of the United States Military branches. View event flyer here.

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  • “Thank-a-Vet” Mobile Note Writing Station

    John C. Hitt Library: main floor

    The UCF Community Veterans History Project will host a “Thank-a-Vet”Mobile Note Writing Station at the UCF Library. Stop by to honor local veterans by creating hand written thank you notes.

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