Events Calendar

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.

Department speakers and events

Hamner Lecture- Dr. Juan Cole, University of Michigan, Thursday October 10, 2019, 6:45pm

"The Saudi Crisis in the Contemporary Middle East"
Fetzer Center, Kirsch Auditorium

Breisach Colloquium Speaker-Dr. Sally Hadden, Western Michigan University, Monday September 30, 2019, 12:00pm

"Earlier Supremes: The American Colonies and the Concept of a Supreme Court"


Contact the department for more details.