The study of history challenges students to explore a variety of sources as they gain a greater understanding of the past. The College's expansive history curriculum spans a wide range of periods and developments around the world.
Gettysburg College also offers a Civil War Era Studies minor and a variety of special student opportunities unique to the History Department.
History major Chris Gwinn '06 discusses Lincoln's "great task" at the First-Year Walk for the Class of 2020. Gwinn is currently the Supervisory Historian for Interpretation and Education at the Gettysburg National Military Park. Read More.
Prof. Ian Isherwood discusses Purposeful Education in a Medium post.Purposeful Education