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. 

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    VERMILLION, S.D. -- The South Dakota State Historical Society Board of Trustees has honored Steven Bucklin, Ph.D., professor in the University of South Dakota Department of History for multiple contributions.
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  • Here's another fall course that USD History majors should consider adding to their schedule! HIST 392: The Crusades - Dr. Hamonic In 1095 Pope Urban II called upon the knights of Medieval Europe to liberate Christians living under Islamic rule in the Holy Land, sparking the...

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Vermillion, SD 57069


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