Department of History

By studying history, you will explore people, events, institutions and values as old as the ancient world and as new as yesterday's headlines. 

News in Brief

  • LaKisha Simmons

    "Crescent City Girls: the Jim Crow Justice System and Black Girlhood in New Orleans" presented by Lakisha Simmons, Ph.D.

  • Newsletter
    Stay up-to-date with what's happening in the Department of History.
  • Recent USD MA graduate John Little, who is now pursuing a PhD at the University of Minnesota, had his research featured in the Yankton Press & Dakotan. There are a lot of great projects waiting to be done in the archival collections that our students use on campus, with John's research being a particularly fine example.

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East Hall Location
Department of History
East Hall
414 E. Clark St.
Vermillion, SD 57069


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