Analytical thinking and contextual understanding helps Valpo history students succeed in any field. Students analyze both the great and forgotten events of world history and explore topics as diverse as witchcraft and China’s Cultural Revolution.


Alumni Reflections

Young and seasoned alumni reflect on the impact being a history major has made on their lives.

Heath Carter, Ph.D.

Dr. Heath Carter Wins 2018 Emerging Public Intellectual Award

“My prayer is that my work will never be merely ‘academic,’ but will contribute to the forging of a more just world.”

Kevin ostoyich, Ph.D. and student, Jewan Attallah, who won the 2018 Library Award for Undergraduate Research

Congratulations to Jewan Attallah

Winner of the 2018 Library Award for Undergraduate Research