2014 Alaska Cold War Conference
Thanks to the generosity of the
Alaska Historical Commission, complimentary tickets are available to UAA students for the Cold War Conference Keynote Address on Thursday
evening, September 4th. Sergei Khrushchev, son of Soviet Premier during
much of the Cold War Nikita Khrushchev, will present "Cold Warriors:
Eisenhower, Kennedy, and Khrushchev" at UAA's Wendy Williamson
Auditorium at 7:30 PM. Tickets are complimentary, but advance registration is required through the conference's website.
History BA Andrew Lessig Accepts Offer From Syracuse Law
Andrew Lessig, who graduated with Honors in History from UAA in May of 2014, has been accepted to Syracuse University's College of Law. He writes:
The History Department congratulates Andrew on his scholarship and wishes him the best of luck in his future educational pursuits at Syracuse!
[posted 26 August 2014]
Department of History Fall Tuition Waivers
The History Department is excited for the new semester and pleased to announce that its application process for fall tuition waivers from the College of Arts and Sciences is now open. In order to apply, students must be declared History Majors and must have taken at least 12 credit hours in History with a minimum of 3 credit hours at the upper level (300 or 400 level courses). The application form and accompanying essay are due to the Department Chair, Professor Paul Dunscomb by 4pm on Monday, August 25th. You may submit your application package electronically to him at email@example.com or in print copy to his office in the History Department (ADMIN 147L).