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Department of History

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Welcome to the VCU
Department of History Site

It is a privilege to welcome you to the VCU Department of History, located in the midst of historic Richmond, Virginia. The department’s two dozen talented teachers and scholars offer diverse courses on the human making of our world. VCU History majors investigate the past across boundaries of time and place and apply their knowledge and skills in capstone courses... Read More

News & Events

August 23, 2021

M.A. History Orientation

July 19, 2021

Love History?

We acknowledge the Powhatan Chiefdom, the traditional owners of the land on which VCU stands, and pay respect to Elders past, present and future.

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