Welcome to the Department of History at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh. We are dedicated to teaching and researching the history of the world. We believe that obtaining a nuanced and informed historical perspective can help every citizen think critically, clearly and creatively.
The History Department’s Guide for Majors and Minors is available here.
The Department of History Fall 2017 Course Catalog is now available here.
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News and Announcements
Here is your opportunity to study history and travel to some of the most important locations that riveted the world’s attention during the 1950s and 1960s. Join us for a Study Away program on The Civil Rights Movement in the South, 1955-1965. Tony Laing and the...read more
“I came to the University not knowing what I wanted to do with the major, only knowing that besides the teaching route, being a history major offered many valuable skills that employers looked for, such as the ability to write effectively and to quickly read and analyze information.”Read more