Lecture Series

Lecture Series

October
03

History Lecture: Sean Burrus 2:10 PM to 3:30 PM

2:10 PM to 3:30 PM - Memorial Union Building Theater II: "The Modern Museum and the Shifting Landscapes of Cultural Heritage: Roles, Responsibilities, and Responses." Sean Burrus is the Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Curatorial Fellow at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art. This lecture is sponsored by the Honors Program, Department of History and Department of Classics, Humanities and Italian Studies.
October
12

50th Anniversary Celebration of the UNH Doctoral Program in History 12:30 PM to 6:00 PM

50th Anniversary Celebration of the UNH Doctoral Program in History 12:30 PM to 6:00 PM12:30 PM to 6:00 PM - Huddleston Hall Huddleston Ballroom: To celebrate 50 years of granting PhDs, the Department of History is bringing back some of its most accomplished graduates to talk about their work, with two panels in the afternoon, followed by the keynote address by acclaimed historian Laurel Ulrich. REGISTER HERE Sponsored by the Class of ‘54 Academic Enrichment and Smith Sanborne Lecture Series Funds, the William L. Dunfey Endowment for the Study of History, and the Department of History
October
12

Laurel Ulrich - My 25 Years at UNH: An Argument for Public Education 3:30 PM to 6:00 PM

Laurel Ulrich -  My 25 Years at UNH: An Argument for Public Education 3:30 PM to 6:00 PM3:30 PM to 6:00 PM - Huddleston Hall Huddleston Ballroom: Pulitzer and Bancroft Prize Winning Historian, Laurel Ulrich returns to UNH to deliver the Keynote address at the 50th Anniversary Celebration of the UNH Doctoral Program in History. As the most distinguished alumna of the Graduate School of the University of New Hampshire, she will reflect on her time at UNH, first as a PhD student and then as a tenured faculty member in the Department of History. The event is free and open to the public.3:30pm Light Refreshments4:30pm Keynote Address REGISTER HERESponsored by the Class of ‘54 Academic Enrichment and Smith Sanborne Lecture Series Funds, the William L. Dunfey Endowment for the Study of History, and the Department of History.

The Dunfey Lecture

The William L. Dunfey Endowment for the Study of History supports lectures and other scholarly events by visiting scholars. The endowment was established by William "Bud" Dunfey '50. Scheduled lectures appear on the Department's calendar.

The Hans Heilbronner Lecture

The Hans Heilbronner lecture series honors the memory of Hans Heilbronner, Professor of History, who served the University of New Hampshire with distinction from 1954 until 1991. Scheduled lectures appear on the Department's calendar.

The Rutman Distinguished Lecture Series on the American Presidency

The Rutman Distinguished Lecture Series on the American Presidency is generously supported by J. Morgan ’84 and Tara Rutman in collaboration with the President’s Distinguished Speakers Series. The lecture series focuses on American political history with an emphasis on the modern and historical context of the American Presidency.

Learn more about the Rutman Lecture Series