The Department of History at Western Michigan University offers a vibrant series of lecture programs that feature department and affiliated faculty, as well as external guest lecturers brought to campus with support from the Burnham-Macmillan Endowment, H. Nicholas Hamner Lectureship, and University funding. These lectures are designed to encourage the exchange of ideas and theory development within the WMU academic community and attract distinguished research scholars to the University.
- September 19, 2022 - Constitution Day
- October 13, 2022 - H. Nicholas Hamner Lecture Series
- November 3, 2022 - "Conspiracy Theories in Germany and the U.S." a Public Lecture by Thomas Stelzl (University of Passau, Germany)