Department News

Current Highlights

May 21, 2014 - Professor Kapteijns' research on Somali music was the daily shot and article of the day on the Wellesley home page.  To read the article, click here.

April 3rd, 2014 - Professor Kapteijns was interviewed by Afropop Worldwide's Hipdeep program about Somali songs during the nationalist era. To read the interview click here, or to listen, click here. For more information about Professor Kapteijns, click here

March 4th, 2014 Professor Nina Tumarkin was interviewed by KPCC Southern California Public Radio's Air Talk on Russia's interests in Crimea. Click here to listen to the interview.

March 3rd, 2014  Professor Guy Rogers wrote an article about his Massive Open Online Course (MOOC,) History 229X "Was Alexander Great?" for Wellesley's new EdX program. Read what he has to say about the course so far here.

January 21st, 2014  Professor Nina Tumarkin was interviewed by "The Voice of Russia," the international broadcasting service of the Russian government, for the 90th anniversary of Lenin's death. Click here to listen to or read the interview and learn more about Lenin's legacy.

December 5th, 2013 — The History department is celebrating History majors Grace Leeson and Victoria Hills on being awarded Schiff Fellowships. See their spotlight on the Wellesley News page here.


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Department of History
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106 Central Street
Wellesley, MA 02481

Anne Wasserman
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