BLOG: Q&A with History Major Jacob Winton

Nov 15, 2021

Welcome to the Department of History at The University of Alabama in Huntsville. We asked Jacob Winton, History major and CAHS Ambassador, a few questions about what it’s like to be a history major at …


Students learn about the Avalon Plantation and the archaeology on our campus

Sep 17, 2021

On Friday, August 27th, students of the Department of History at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) gathered to learn more about the Avalon …


Podcast "Research Recharge" features Dr. Dylan Baun, UAH History Department

May 28, 2021

Looking for a podcast? Tune in to "Research Recharge" by Heather-Lee Byrne and Michael Manasco in the UAH M. Louis Salmon Library. Heather-Lee and Michael share their thoughts on historical research, the genesis of research subjects, and the …


Department of History inducts new members of Phi Alpha Theta

Apr 12, 2021

Dr. Dylan Baun, Assistant Professor of History and Phi Alpha Theta advisor, hosted a new member ceremony on April 9, 2021, at the Morton Hall Amphitheater. Graduating President Augustus Winzell ('21 M.A. History) presided over the …


UAH History Department and the UAH Archives & Special Collections researching the Avalon plantation, and the Reconstruction African American history enacted on UAH terrain

Feb 25, 2021

 

Did you know there is a cemetery on campus? There is! Not only that, but the land that is now UAH was a large plantation in the 19th century. The UAH History Department and the UAH Archives & Special Collections have been researching the …


Dr. Nicole Pacino explores 1950s Bolivia in her recent publication for the The Latin Americanist

Feb 18, 2021

Dr. Nicole Pacino, associate professor in the Department of History in The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH), a part of The University of Alabama System, has published a recent article, "Disease Outbreaks and State Legitimacy in …


Diverse voices in the Humanities
UAH CAHS, Diverse Voices in the Humanities present webinar featuring Dr. Cynthia A. Young

Feb 18, 2021

Dr. Cynthia Ann Young, head of the Department of African American Studies at Pennsylvania State University, will be featured when The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH), a part of The University of Alabama System, presents a webinar to …


UAH History Alum John O’Brien publishes new book on the early history of Madison

Dec 18, 2020

John O’Brien’s (‘14 History) new book Notorious Antebellum North Alabama (True Crime) describes the lawlessness of North Alabama before the Civil War. The book consists of several short stories and when compared to most history books, the …


Russell Pope expands his love of history into an opportunity to study abroad in Israel

Dec 15, 2020

Student Spotlight

Russell Pope, a senior from Hazel Green, AL, is a History major with a minor in Ancient & Medieval Studies. In addition, he is earning a certificate in Global Engagement with a focus in Arabic and …


UAH History alumna, Dr. Whitney Snow, publishes new book

Dec 09, 2020

UAH History Department alumna, Dr. Whitney Snow, has published a new book. Dr. Snow earned her BA ('06) and MA ('08) in history from UAH and her Ph.D. from Mississippi State University. Currently, she is an Associate Professor at Midwestern State …