Cemetery dating back to 1820s “cannot be lost,” says UAH history major

Dec 04, 2014

As a veteran of the U.S. Army, Patricia Cates has a soft spot for her comrades in arms. So when she discovered the overgrown graves of Revolutionary and Civil War soldiers at Mount Paran Cemetery in New Market, Ala., she knew she couldn't rest …


Ellen Schrecker, world-renowned historian on McCarthyism, to give distinguished lecture at UAH

Oct 13, 2014

Internationally recognized historian Ellen Schrecker will be the guest speaker for UAH's Distinguished Speakers Series on Thursday, Oct …


UAH history student sheds new light on divorce in antebellum South

May 08, 2014

John O'Brien wasn't expecting to win the award for best paper at the Phi Alpha Theta Alabama Regional Meeting in Tuscaloosa last month. But that's exactly what the history major and brand-new graduate of UAH did with his presentation on migration …