"Siege of Yorktown (1781)." Louis Charles-Auguste Couder, c.1836. Original at the Château de Versailles, France
2013 History Department Awards
Requirements for the history major, history minor, history-geography combined major, and history-secondary education major.
Also: guides to career planning, advising,
graduate school, departmental awards.
Learn why you should study history, how to declare a history major, and how to transfer credits from other colleges and high school AP courses.
Browse course descriptions in our catalog; plan for future semesters using our four-year schedule of upcoming courses.
Also: independent study, study abroad, and history internships.
Advice for students about how to read, write, and think effectively in history courses. Plus how to cite sources and a list of common problems in student papers.
A directory of current faculty and staff as well as a list of recent publications by Towson history professors.
The Medieval Baltimore Project, the Gantt Collection of Nuremberg Trial materials, andThe Journal of Historical Studies.
Read profiles of Towson history graduates and connect with fellow alumni.
Find out about upcoming lectures, conferences, and events. Follow our updates on Facebook and Twitter.
Information about the history department's mailing address, how to contact our staff, plus maps and directions.
Department of History
Liberal Arts Building, Room 4210 F (map)
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
New Course: HIST390 (also HIST484.001) Medieval Cities, Dr. Costa-Gomes
James Madison Foundation Fellowships for teachers and prospective teachers
Former TU History Professor, Wendy Lower, honored as National Book Award Finalist for Hitler's Furies.
History Department graduate publishes paper in article in scholarly journal
Congratulations to Dr. Michael Masatsugu, who recently published an article, "Haiku on the Road: Albert Saijo's Contested Historical Legacy" in Amerasia Journal
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