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  • New Winter Courses

    September 25, 2014

    Study the history of witchcraft, understand the politics of disability, or learn about sleep and its disorders in these new courses.

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  • New Faculty in the Department of History & Politics

    September 22, 2014

    The Department of History and Politics welcomes its new faculty members! Please join us in giving a warm greeting to the following individuals.

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  • History Faculty Awarded NIST Grants for Projects on Global History of Standards

    September 19, 2014

    With recent funding from the National Institute for Standards and Technology (the federal agency founded over a century ago as the National Bureau of Standards), four Drexel historians—Scott Knowles, PhD, Sharon Ku, PhD, Tiago Saraiva, PhD, and Amy Slaton, PhD—have begun a set of new teaching and research projects centered on the global history of standards: the practices and protocols that hover behind nearly every aspect of our modern lives.

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