History at Memorial

Our teaching and research focuses on a broad range of geographical areas ranging from Newfoundland to the entire globe. The History Department also offers courses in themes that include film, gender, environment, military conflict, and maritime history from the ancient world to the recent past.

Our undergraduate degree offerings include a BA Honours, Major, and Minor programs. At the graduate level, our MA program includes a one-year course based program and a thesis option. We also offer a PhD program across all areas of our faculty members’ expertise.

The core of our mission is to promote excellence in teaching and research, fostering a spirit of curiosity and inquiry about all facets of the human past.



Marica Cassis' New Publication

Dr. Marica Cassis has a new publication in 'The Archaeology of Byzantine Anatolia'.

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John Sandlos's Book Wins Award

Mining history book wins Canadian Studies Network prize for Best Edited Collection.

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Student Travel Diary: Ashley Ring

M.A. student, Ashley Ring, writes about her research trip to Los Angeles, California.

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Student Travel Diary: Stefanie Comeau

MA student, Stefanie Comeau, writes about her research trip to Halifax, NS.

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