The study of history offers tools for retrieving and interpreting the past—and, in the process, for better understanding the questions and challenges of our own time. The faculty and students of Indiana University's Department of History apply these tools to inquiries that range across geographic and temporal boundaries.
On this site, you will learn more about opportunities available to students seeking to understand not just what has happened in the past, but also what takes place around us every day.
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Photos in Black and White: Margaret Bourke-White and the Dawn of Apartheid in South Africa
In 1949, Margaret Bourke-White, one of the most famous photojournalists in America, travelled to South Africa on assignment for Life magazine...