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Events

Sep
28
Wed
12:00 pm Pigs Feet, Restaurants, and the ...
Pigs Feet, Restaurants, and the ...
Sep 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Pigs Feet, Restaurants, and the French Revolution @ East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Pigs Feet, Restaurants, and the French Revolution A talk by Dr. Rebecca Spang (Indiana University.)   Every wonder why there are restaurants? What people used to eat in them? And what does all of this[...]
Oct
21
Fri
5:30 pm Migration With(out) Boundaries K... @ International Cnt
Migration With(out) Boundaries K... @ International Cnt
Oct 21 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Migration With(out) Boundaries Keynote @ International Cnt
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Oct
22
Sat
9:30 am Migration With(out) Boundaries- ... @ Michigan State University, International Center
Migration With(out) Boundaries- ... @ Michigan State University, International Center
Oct 22 @ 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
Migration With(out) Boundaries- Graduate Student Panels @ Michigan State University, International Center
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Why Major in History?

History majors learn to think broadly, and they develop skills in critical analysis, research, and oral, written and digital communication. They grow as informed citizens. And they find the joy of making new discoveries and conquering great challenges. Knowledge and experience gained in History coursework enables our majors to excel in a wide variety of fields, such as education, law, government, international development, business, journalism, medicine, social work and much more. Make history! And do so with an eye toward the future. Become a major. More>