History Department Student News
Students in Prof. Julia Cummiskey's class on Sports in Modern African History made podcasts about African athletes. Read more about their projects below, and click on the titles to listen to the podcasts!
The Department of History is holding a Paleo Workshop, organized and led by Dr. Carrie McCormack, on April 6, 2019, 1:00-3:00 pm, at Challenger Field. The workshop is an experimental archaeology event including instruction on using atlatls and slings, with demonstrations on flint knapping and friction fire. Wear durable shoes and bring water as needed. Students will be asked to sign a waiver in case of injury and will…
Highlights: Authored by students in Professor Eckelmann Berghel’s Modern Civil Rights Struggle class in the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (UTC) Department of History in Fall 2018, this exhibit explores the integration in the public schools and UTC, youth activism, Black Power, and white opposition in Chattanooga during the Civil Rights Movement.