Lecture: Archaeology of Qumran and the Dead Sea Scrolls

The CAS Department of History and the Phi Alpha Theta Honor Society present Dr. Jodi Magness, Kenan Distinguished Professor for Teaching Excellence in Early Judaism at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill.

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Call for Papers! Vulcan Historical Review

Members of the editorial board of the Vulcan Historical Review (VHR) 19th edition invite you to submit papers to be considered for publication. Paper topics relating to all aspects of historical scholarship are welcome, including research papers, oral histories, book reviews, film reviews, and essays.

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Historian at Work

Last fall, the Birmingham Holocaust Education Center (BHEC) hired UAB History Department alumna Rebecca Dobrinski (MA ’11, BA ’08) as its first Program Director.

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History/African American Studies Major to Give Commencement Speech

Martez Files, the undergraduate speaker for the Fall 2014 morning commencement ceremony, is graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree in history and a Bachelor of Arts degree in African American Studies.

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Lessons from an Internship: Independence, Self-Confidence, and Patience

History student and REV Birmingham intern Stephanie Qualls has become a regular face amongst the cobblestone streets and old buildings of downtown. She interned all semester, and now that her time at REV and UAB is winding down she reflects on her experiences in the History department and at REV and offers some advice for students who share her love for history and the city of Birmingham.

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