Welcome to Georgetown History

The Department of History at Georgetown University is a collegial community of undergraduate majors, graduate students, alumni, and more than 40 full-time faculty members. Our faculty is broadly international in its range of skills and interests and we are known as a leader in global, trans-regional, and comparative history; we bring equal dedication to our scholarship and our students, recognizing that the synergy between research and teaching is a source of excellence in both.


Georgetown History Professor Marcia Chatelain Named Carnegie Fellowship Recipient

Congratulations to Professor Chatelain!


Telling the Whole Story

An Interview with Honors Student Sydnie Sousa


Letters to Lincoln

HIST 480 Helps Bring Lincoln’s Letters into the Digital Age


Treating the ‘Sick Man of Europe’

An Interview with PhD Student Benan Grams


Upcoming Events in the History Department

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Telling the Whole Story

February 13th, 2019

Sydnie Sousa is a Senior undergraduate student in the Department of History at Georgetown. In addition to working as a Resident Advisor, Campus Tour …

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