• History

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    Department of History
    Hamline University
    1536 Hewitt Avenue
    Saint Paul, MN 55104


    Susie Steinbach
    Department Chair
    651 523-2306



    History Major Learning Outcomes


    The Department of History has six learning outcomes for its majors. Students who complete the major will be able to: 

    • Identify and criticize historical arguments; try to construct historical arguments
    • Generate coherent, integrated narratives of events in two world regions from the sixteen to the twentieth centuries
    • Analyze historical arguments
    • Examine specific historical episodes in their complexity and contingency
    • Present historical analysis in a variety of written and oral forms for a variety of audiences
    • Compile a comprehensive, correctly formatted bibliography on an historical topic  

    Hamline University Learning Outcomes Assessment Web Site

  • News
    • The Hamline to Hamline Collaboration is offering grants for collaborative programming or events that enrich the collaboration between Hamline Elementary and Hamline University with applications due by Monday, May 12.
    • Senior Jenna Potter, an English major and German and communications double minor at Hamline, was awarded the prestigious Fulbright Scholarship to teach in Hamburg, Germany. Senior Libby Otto named as alternate to Norway.
    • A group of 43 undergraduate students and faculty attended the 2014 National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) in Lexington, KY from April 2 through April 5. Students presented 35 different projects that resulted from their collaborative research at Hamline.