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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  • Image Steve Bucklin
    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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  • Congratulations to Dr. Bill Kingfisher, who successfully defended his dissertation earlier today at Oklahoma State University. Bill earned both his BA and MA in History at USD, and we are extraordinarily proud of the role our department played in preparing him for his PhD pr...

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


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