Brian Jones, Department of Religion and Philosophy at Wartburg College, will present “The Tale of Sodom and Gomorrah as an Exercise in Historical Geography." The event is free and open to the public.
The 39th Annual Carl Becker Memorial Lecture in History will be presented by Geoffrey Parker, who currently holds the Andreas Dorpalen chair at Ohio State University. The title of his lecture is “The Crisis of the 1590s Reconsidered: Philip II, His Enemies, and Climate Change.” The lecture is free and open to the public.
Craig Klafter, Assistant Provost, International Programs, will present "Classical Education and the Founding of the United States: The Case of Peter van Schaack." The event is free and open to the public.
Donna Maier, History, will present "When Women are Killers: Female Perpetrators of Rwanda Genocide." The event is free and open to the public.
Kenneth Lyftogt, History, will present "The Flag of the 2nd Infantry." The event is free and open to the public.
Immerse yourself in the art, culture, history and beauty of Greece this June and earn Capstone credit.
The UNI History Club & Phi Alpha Theta will have its first meeting of the semester. This organization is open to history majors and others interested in history. Meet the new leadership team and learn about events planned for this semester. Attendance required to vote on the t-shirt design; if interested in purchasing a t-shirt email club president Dylan Keller at firstname.lastname@example.org. Refreshments provided.
Donald Gaff, Sociology, Anthropology and Criminology, will present "Flakes to First Lady: Public Archaeology in Waterloo, Iowa." The event is free and open to the public.
Gregory Bruess, Department of History, will present "The Greek Passion: Individual Martyrdom and National Salvation at a Greek Civil War Memorial." The event is free and open to the public.