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Study the past. Understand the present. Make your future at Stony Brook.

Welcome to History—an engaged community of scholars dedicated to the public good.
As teachers and mentors, we believe in the power of historical thinking and writing to improve the lives and careers of undergraduates.
For graduate students, we have an innovative program that uses interdisciplinary themes to connect diverse histories throughout the world.
t the crossroads of the humanities, sciences, and social sciences, we are central to Stony Brook's mission.
We are open to your questions and interests.

Paul Gootenberg, Chair