Undergraduate History Conference, April 22-23 (updated 4-20-2022)

The Department of History invites you to its annual Undergraduate History Conference!

Keynote speaker Dr. Mary Lindemann will discuss “Decades of War, Decades of Death: War and Pestilence in Seventeenth-Century Europe” on Friday, April 22, at 5 p.m. via Zoom (link here). 

Mary Lindemann is Professor of History at the University of Miami. She has been President of the German Studies Association and the President of the American Historical Association. Lindemann has written extensively on early modern German and medical history. Her most recent books include: Liaisons dangereuses: Sex, Law, and Diplomacy in the Age of Frederick the Great (2006), Medicine and Society in Early Modern Europe (2nd ed., 2009), and The Merchant Republics: Amsterdam, Antwerp, and Hamburg, 1648-1790 (2015). She is currently writing a book on the wars of the mid to late seventeenth century and especially their aftermath in Brandenburg.

On Saturday, April 23, students enrolled in HIST 394 History Conference will present their research projects in Founders Hall 235 and 236 from 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Email histdept@humboldt.edu for the full program.

These events are open to HSU students, faculty, and staff. Persons who wish to request disability related accommodations should contact the History Department at 707-826-3641 or histdept@humboldt.edu as soon as possible.