College of Letters & Sciences
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Contact Information

Jennifer Thibodeaux
Department Chair & Professor 
Phone: 262-472-1116
Location: Laurentide Hall 5223
Ayn Hess
Academic Department Associate
Phone: 262-472-1103
Location: Laurentide Hall 5221

Featured Student Projects

The history department is proud to feature interesting and excellent student projects.

Visitors are welcome to view, read and learn from the work of these UW-Whitewater students.

Please respect the intellectual property of the featured authors. Copying or using any portion of the materials posted at this site would constitute an act of plagiarism and is strictly prohibited. 

"Silver Mining in the New World: 1500-1850"

By Jake KeepersAtlantic History, April 28th, 2007

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"From Genesis to the Antebellum South"

By Matthew Flynn History 499, May 9th, 2006

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"Brutal, Unclean and a Savage Nation: Anglo-American Perceptions of Cholera in Russia, 1892-93"

By John Biersack

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Undergraduate Research

History undergraduate research student

The Undergraduate Research Program offers history majors a unique opportunity to develop and demonstrate their intellectual and research skills. By providing financial support and close faculty mentoring, the program permits our students to pursue their interests, and gain new abilities as a historical researcher.