Blog Archives

Why We Choose History: 2021 Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to the 2021 student recipients of History Department Scholarships!  Read more to learn about why they choose history.

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History’s Internship Program Featured in CAS Magazine

The Fall 2021 issue of Method, the magazine of the UTC College of Arts and Sciences, featured a story on the History Department’s internship program.  

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Why I Choose History: Dylan Wright

Dylan Wright, 2021 recipient of the Iphigene Ochs Sulzberger Scholarship for excellent performance in American history courses, on why he chose to major in history.

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Why I Choose History: Alex Furr

Alex Furr, 2021 recipient of the Ethel Chapin Morgan Scholarship awarded annually to a student majoring in History or Chemistry, on why they chose to major in history.

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Innovations in Teaching: Paleo Skills Workshop

The UTC Walker Center for Teaching and Learning recently launched its Innovations in Teaching video series. The inaugural video in the series featured the Paleo Skills Workshop held by Dr. Carey McCormack and Dr. Brooke Persons on October 16.

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Why I Choose History: Emery Benson

Emery Benson, 2021 recipient of the History Department Scholarship for excellent performance in history courses, on why he chose to major in history.

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Why I Choose History: Kaitlyn Borton

Kaitlyn Borton, 2021 recipient of the Iphigene Ochs Sulzberger Scholarship for excellent performance in American history courses, on why she chose to major in history.

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History Bookmark Design Contest!

The History Department cordially invites you to submit an entry for the first History Bookmark Design Contest!  The bookmark will be used by you, History majors, History minors, and Secondary Education-History majors, to show our love for history on and off the UTC campus. The History Department faculty will decide on a winner, who will receive a prize.  

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Fall 2021 Updates

Check out these posts on recent History Department updates.

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Student and Alumni News Fall 2021

Check out some recent news from UTC Department of History students and alumni.

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Events for Students – Lunch, Learn & Link and Phi Alpha Theta

The UTC Department of History is pleased to announce its Fall 2021 Lunch, Learn & Link Series and Phi Alpha Theta meeting.  Save the dates, and look out for more information on these and additional events!

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History Major Wins North Callahan Essay Prize

Congratulations to history major Dylan Wright for being awarded the 2021 North Callahan Essay Prize!  Wright’s winning essay, “Puritan Paradox: Seeding American Evangelicalism,” was supervised by UTC history graduate and adjunct instructor Tucker Adkins.

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Marley Abbott on What You Can Do with a History Degree

Box of WWII letters being processed while working as a Graduate Research Assistant for the Albert Gore Research Center.

2017 graduate Marley Abbott on all you can do with a history degree and where history can take you.

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Student News

The Department of History is excited to share news from our amazing majors!

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2021 SETN Conference

The 2021 Southeastern Tennessee Regional Student History Conference will be completely virtual.

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