History

  1. Semester in New York City

    Urban Studies Program Launches Semester in New York

    Starting in the spring of 2018, the College will offer a study-away Semester in New York City program for students from across the country.

  2. alumni of the branigan scholars grant program

    One Summer, Infinite Rewards

    Alumni of the College’s Branigan Scholars Grant program remember the projects that helped shape their career paths.

  3. John Evans

    John Evans ’17 Receives Carty Valedictory Medal, Addresses Class of 2017

    Blind since the age of 5, Evans is a published author and graduated with an English major, a history minor and a medieval studies minor.

  4. Manhattan College campus

    College Hosts Discussion on Impact of Trauma on the Bronx Cambodian-American Community

    On Thursday, Feb. 16, Joyce Wong, Khamarin Nhann and Nuwan Jayawickreme will speak on the impact of genocide and migration.

  5. Hamilton on Broadway

    Joanne Freeman Discusses Hamilton: The Man, the Myth, the Musical at Annual Christen Lecture

    Yale University professor of history will examine Alexander Hamilton’s life and legacy.

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    Medieval Scholar Examines Unlikely Reflections at 15th Annual Costello Lecture

    What do a saint and a heretic have in common? Plenty, according to Sean L. Field, Ph.D.

  7. Paul Droubie

    With Tokyo 2020 on the Horizon, History Professor Shares Expertise on Japan’s Olympic History

    After the Rio Games, media interested in the next Summer Games have turned to Manhattan College’s Paul Droubie, Ph.D.

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    History Major Plots the Portrayal of Women

    History major Kimberly Hickey ’16 set out to investigate the disappearance of Rosie the Riveter by researching the portrayal of women in advertising from 1950-1959.

  9. Meghan Roberts

    Meghan Roberts, Ph.D., to Deliver 14th Annual Costello Lecture

    Roberts will deliver a lecture titled “Savant Spouses: Love, Marriage and Collaboration in Enlightenment France.”

  10. Jennifer Edwards

    History Professor Jennifer Edwards Receives the 2015 William Koren, Jr. Prize

    Edwards honored for article in the Journal of Medieval History.

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    Expert in Native American Archaeology to Present Christen Lecture on March 30

    Kevin McBride, Ph.D., will discuss battlefield archeology of the Pequot War.

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    Professor Publishes Book on Economic Development in Early Modern France

    Historian Jeff Horn releases fifth book, Economic Development in Early Modern France: The Privilege of Liberty, 1650-1820.

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    One Hundred and Fifty Years Since the Civil War, Manhattan College Looks Back

    2015 marks the 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War, and Manhattan College shares a piece of its history.

  14. Manhattan College

    Visiting Scholar Caroline Bruzelius to Speak at Manhattan College on Sept. 29

    Duke University art history professor is part of Phi Beta Kappa’s Visiting Scholar Program in conjunction with the Costello Lecture Series.

  15. History Professor Julie Pycior

    History Professor Julie Leininger PyciorPublishes Book on Mexican-American Activism

    Award-winning author and historical adviser releases new book.

  16. NYC flowers

    History Major Facilitates Interfaith Learning in Lower Manhattan

    Courtney Slack ’14, a 2013 intern at the Museum of Jewish Heritage, spent a semester teaching 20th century Jewish history and the Holocaust to New York City youth.

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    Huffington Post Religion Editor to Speak at Manhattan College

    Rev. Paul Brandeis Raushenbush will discuss the crucially important issue of how religion is covered by the media.

  18. Carol Berkin

    Esteemed American Revolution Scholar to Deliver Christen Lecture at Manhattan College

    Carol Berkin will address the role of women during U.S. Revolution on April 8