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 disciplinary boundaries.
On this site, you will learn something about the varied work taking place in IU's history community. You will also learn more about the opportunities that await here for students seeking to understand not only what has happened in the past, but what takes place around us each day.
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IU Pioneers History-Teaching Scholarship
The IU Department of History's longstanding position as an important research department and home to the nation's two most prestigious historical journals is now being matched by its reputation as a program generating important research into how to provide the best possible undergraduate history education. MORE...>