Our department offers students a range of courses that explore history from the ancient world to the present day, and in a variety of geographical settings ranging from the United States to Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the Middle East, as well as global history. Our programs of study develop the crucial analytical and communications skills needed for success in a wide range of careers.
A group of 22 students visited Tokyo, Kamakura, and Aizu Wakamatsu as part of a spring break study abroad program led by Dr. Maren Ehlers from the History Department. They explored Japanese urban history and the history of the samurai, using public transportation and staying with local host families for part of the trip. Study Abroad - Japan - Spring 2018 Read more >>
Historian Mark Wilson studies the business and politics of the American industrial mobilization for World War II in the new book “Destructive Creation: American Business and the Winning of World War II.”
Wilson spent 10 years researching the archives of companies that made weapons for the war as well as military and government archives. His search led him to the records of Boeing Aircraft and... Historian’s work focuses on World War II and the power of mobilization Read more >>
University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Department of History Temporary location Fall 2018-Spring 2019: Hickory 36A - 36B
9201 University City Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28223