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.
Global crisis management. Those three words can strike trepidation into the heart of many, but for...
Prof. Michael Birkner discusses how history repeats itself with presidential scandals on
Building a Bond to the Past: Jason Lamoreaux '15 discovers a whole new side to WWII
An assignment in one of his history courses helped give Gettysburg College swimmer and
Nitzie Flores Hidalgo ’12 makes an impact with migrant populations
Nitzie Flores Hidalgo '12 returned to Gettysburg College to discuss her work with survivors of human...
Mapping Gettysburg: Carlisle Street, East Side, 1920 by Elizabeth Amrhein '12
Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation: The End of Slavery in America