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

  • Schell Lecture Info Graphic.
    VERMILLION, S.D. – The University of South Dakota hosts Brian D. Bunk, senior lecturer at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst, for the annual Department of History Schell Lecture Tuesday, Oct. 17 at 7 p.m. in Farber Hall, Old Main. The lecture is free and open to the pub...
  • University Seal

    USD students have landed national scholarships and fellowships including Truman, Fulbright and Goldwater.

  • Dr. Molly Rozum at the 2017 Northern Great Plains History Conference with graduate students Thayme Watson, Ashley Lynch, and Taylor Hamblin. All three students delivered well-received papers showcasing their research at the conference.

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


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