UAB History Alive and Well
There are rumors circulating on social media that the Department of History is folding. Nothing could be further from the truth. Perhaps this concern is part of the recent decision to end the football program, and that the School of Business wants to exempt their students from taking the History and Literature Core. But please be assured we are alive and well. For more information, read the statement from the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences
Seventy Years Ago: WWII's Operation Market Garden
Last week Dr. André Millard
's World War Two class studied Operation Market Garden that began on September 17, 1944 — exactly 70 years ago. The class covers events of the war on the anniversary of when they occurred, which means it covers the events of August to December 1944, one of the most important and dramatic periods of WWII.