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Learn why History is one of the most popular majors across the country, preparing you for a rapidly changing world.
Alma’s history program offers courses on Africa, Asia, the Americas, and Europe. Subject matter spans an extensive range of time periods and cultures, addressing special topics like the history of public health, religion, immigration and ethnicity, foreign policy, the American Constitution and law.
Alma’s history majors take advantage of special opportunities such as the Smith and Mitchell Fellowships, Posey Global Fellowships and topical Spring Term courses as well as class-based and independent research projects that lead to conference presentations and publication in academic journals.
Ann Caracristi, who cracked codes, and the glass ceiling, at NSA, dies at 94.
The Flint water crisis has shined a spotlight on some of the water issues that Alma and St. Louis have faced with the Pine River.
“Geeks love Star Wars, and Shakespeare is universal. Orion Couling adapted the script and decided the Shakespeare-Star Wars integration works great.” — Mike Sheldon