Left, Dr. Jason Silverman at the Lincoln Cottage in Washington, DC October 16, 2015. Dr. Silverman participated in a sold out books signing and discussion at this historic landmark, which houses an exhibit curated entirely around his new book, Lincoln and the Immigrant. Dr. Silverman also served as the keynote speaker for the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services Naturalization ceremony at the Lincoln Cottage, which was broadcast on tow local D.C. television stations as well as CSPAN. You may read the full press release for this event here. (pdf - 311 KB)
We are proud to have undergraduate History major Tyler Griffin serving as a page for Senator Wes Climer in the South Carolina state legislature. Tyler became interested in South Carolina politics after taking Dr. Lee's History of South Carolina course.
The History Department was proud to honor the following students for their superb academic achievements at our annual Department Award Ceremony April 16, 2015: