William H. Roberts History Scholarship

The William H. Roberts History Scholarship supports an outstanding history major who is passionate about the study of history. Mr. Roberts attended Cleveland Public Schools beginning in the 5th grade until he graduated from West Technical High School. He attended Cleveland State earning a Bachelor of Arts in History. As a first generation college student and graduate, he had to […]

Internship Opportunities

We’re pleased to announce several opportunities for summer jobs and paid internships for History students. Note that internships may be arranged for 3 hours of CSU elective credit. For general information on internships, students should first read the Internship Guidelines and then contact Dr. Mark Souther at m.souther@csuohio.edu. Oral History Program Internship The Shaker Historical Society (SHS) in Shaker Heights, […]

March 31: Activism Interdisciplinary Conversation

Join us for an interdisciplinary conversation about activism. Full event details at https://engagedscholarship.csuohio.edu/activismconversation/. Event Description The History Department and College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences at Cleveland State University are partnering with the Memory & Resistance Coalition to offer a public event: “Activism” An Interdisciplinary Conversation.” Six scholars, activists, and community members will facilitate an informal discussion based on […]

March 3: Spring Advising Open House

Day: March 3, 2021 Time: 10 am-noon and 1 pm-3 pm Where: History Department Online Advising Center (http://bit.ly/CSU_HISadvising) How to Attend Go to http://bit.ly/CSU_HISadvising or access MS Teams through your campus webmail. Clicking on the nine squares in the upper left corner. Choose Teams from the dropdown. Click on “History Department Online Advising Center.” If you are not already a […]

2020 Fall Commencement

It’s been an extraordinary year of remote learning and virtual gatherings in the Cleveland State University History Department! Despite the continued pandemic conditions, we could not let December pass without honoring our Fall 2020 History and Social Studies graduates! We gathered last Thursday to virtually toast our grads. Here on the blog, the History Department Faculty & Staff want to […]

History Department Gatherings

You are invited to this semester’s Zoom meetings with the History Department, History Majors, Social Studies Majors, History Minors and History Graduate students! We’ll play some trivia and talk movies and books!  We’re all making our way through this pandemic, but together, we can make History! Upcoming dates are as follows: 8 October 11:30 am to 12:30; 22 October 11:30 […]