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Historians in the News

This page features brief excerpts of stories published by the mainstream media and, less frequently, blogs, alternative media, and even obviously biased sources. The excerpts are taken directly from the websites cited in each source note. Quotation marks are not used.

  • History to Launch Online Course for College Credit

    The 16-week course will be offered during the upcoming spring semester, officially beginning Jan. 12, providing a way for college students to earn three transferable credits, or for the lifelong learner.

  • YIVO Vilna Project Will Digitize Jewish History

    The newly combined archive—half in New York, half in Vilnius, Lithuania—will include 10,000 rare or unique publications and plenty of primary sources: 1.5 million letters, memoirs, and photographs.

  • The secret of successful history departments

    by Allen Mikaelian

    While a majority of departments in the US have seen falling enrollments, those that feature women's history and other specialities have seen increases.

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