The Dartmouth Vietnam Project Launched

Read more about The Dartmouth Vietnam Project Launched The Dartmouth Vietnam Project (DVP), launched in summer 2014 and sponsored by the History Department, is an experiential learning program that provides a group of Dartmouth students the chance to get hands-on practice in this exciting field of historical research.

MAX WIELAND '17, and Associate Professor of History Edward Miller discuss photos for the Dartmouth Vietnam Project

International Addresses by Five Dartmouth Historians

Since classes ended last spring, Dartmouth historians have shared their expertise with international audiences, delivering major keynotes and named lectures in Germany, Estonia, the United Kingdom, and the Netherlands.Read more about International Addresses by Five Dartmouth Historians

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Class of 2014 History Honors Students

Read more about Class of 2014 History Honors Students The Department of History held a poster session and reception to celebrate its Honors thesis students and all who have supported them in their work (from left to right:  Ellen Nye, Diandra Wong, Maria Fernandez, Louis Wheatley, Andrew Shanahan, George Helding and John Descalzi).

At This Point

Read more about At This Point At This Point in History is a collaborative blog effort by members of Dartmouth’s history department.

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Alumni Update

Read more about Alumni Update We're interested in where you've been since graduating from Dartmouth! Your name * Your email * Your class year * Please indicate your graduation year. Your story Tell us about your work and adventures since graduating from Dartmouth. How has your history degree oriented you in your life? Permission Permission * Yes No Do you give permission for your story to be posted on our site? Submit

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Dartmouth Historian Revisits the Vietnam War (Valley News)

Read more about Dartmouth Historian Revisits the Vietnam War (Valley News) Edward Miller, an associate professor of history, says most American histories of the Vietnam War omit a crucial element, the Vietnamese themselves, the Valley News writes.

Edward G. Miller, Assistant Professor of History

Students Study Alumnus Known as ‘Korea’s Favorite American’

Read more about Students Study Alumnus Known as ‘Korea’s Favorite American’ Growing up in South Korea, Jun Bum Sun ’14 had heard of an American activist who’d advocated for Korean independence. But it wasn’t until he arrived in Hanover that he felt a connection to the man known as “Korea’s favorite American.”

Jun Bum Sun ’14 (left) and Karl Schutz ’14

Symposium to Highlight History of Armed Service

Read more about Symposium to Highlight History of Armed Service The symposium will explore themes from President Emeritus James Wright’s most recent book, Those Who Have Borne the Battle: A History of America’s Wars and Those Who Fought Them. Dartmouth faculty members from the history, English, geography, government, and women and gender studies departments will lecture and present papers on ancient to contemporary military history, both in America and abroad.

James Wright

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