Digital Humanities Degree at CSU

Cleveland State University’s History Department has long been at the cutting edge of Digital Humanities. Several interrelated programs have provided students a way to pursue public and digital history. That said, CSU lacked a discrete Digital Humanities major. Until now. Starting in Fall 2024, interested students may pursue a degree in Digital Humanities. Digital Humanities is an area of study […]

Resources For Internships With Federal Agencies – by Andrew Zelina

Gaining internship experience as an undergraduate or graduate student of history is very important to future success. One great way to gain these valuable experiences is through work with federal agencies operating around the country, who are actively searching for those currently studying social sciences or humanities. Pursuing an internship with a federal agency is not only a fantastic opportunity […]

How Does the Public Define “History”?

From the American Historical Association Summary: A sizeable majority of survey respondents equated “history” with nuts-and-bolts factual material as opposed to explanations about the past. That said, there are measurable differences in those views as a function of such factors as age and political affiliation. Moreover, those favoring an explanatory view of history showed signs of greater interest in, and […]