News

The Department of History and Philosophy is proud to announce a panel discussion “Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Rivonia Trial” on Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013 at 10 a.m. in room 166/266 of the Dollye M.E Robinson Building.

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Phi Alpha Theta and the Department of History and Philosophy is proud to announce the viewing of  “The Life and Times of Rosie the Riveter” on Tuesday, March 26 at 10 a.m. in room 166/266 of the Dollye M.E Robinson Building. In celebration of National Women’s History Month’s 2013 theme, “Women Inspiring Innovation Through Imagination:Celebrating Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics,” the film explores how American women did so-called “men jobs.” These women worked hard and helped manufacture ammunition, planes, ships and tanks. Please urge your students to attend.

Rosie the Riveter Ad

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14th Annual Dr. Walter M. Hurns Banquet

March 18th, 2013 by history

Dear History Students, Faculty, Alumni, and Friends:

On behalf of the Department of History and Philosophy, we humbly invite you to the 14th Annual Dr. Walter M. Hurns History Banquet.  The banquet will be held in the Jacob L. Reddix Campus Union – General Purpose Room on Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 7:00 pm.  This will be a special night to honor the new Phi Alpha Theta inductees and graduating seniors.  Please call 601-979-2191 or contact Professor Bonnie Gardner bonnie.b.gardner@jsums.edu  to purchase tickets.  Adult tickets are $30.00 and student tickets are $10.00.

This year’s banquet theme: “Restore, Reclaim and Ignite the Flames of History.”

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Graduation

March 18th, 2013 by history

Spring Commencement for the 2012-2013 Academic Year will be held on Saturday May 4th.

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