Welcome to the SUNY Fredonia History Department! Our department offers a number of dynamic programs at the undergraduate level, including majors in History and Social Studies Adolescence Education. Our faculty are committed teachers and scholars who promote student learning through a broad, yet rigorous, analysis of the past. Our programs are designed to enhance students’ knowledge of the past and to develop strong critical thinking and writing skills. At Fredonia, students “do history” by conducting original research, analyzing sources, developing arguments, and communicating their findings. In addition, opportunities to engage in service learning, internships, scholarly conferences, and study abroad promote the development of skills and competencies students will need for life in a complex, global community. Please explore our site to learn more about the opportunities available at SUNY Fredonia. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to email me at email@example.com.
Fredonia will host, “Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War,” a traveling exhibition, in the Reed Library. Opening March 25, the exhibit examines
how President Abraham Lincoln used the Constitution to confront three intertwined
crises of the Civil War: the secession of Southern states, slavery and wartime civil
Congratulations to all of our 2014 History and Social Studies Education graduates.
Dr. Sievens with our 2014 SSED graduates (l to r: Dylan Penner, Meghan McEvoy, Sean Adamchick, Kristen Champoux, Dr. Sievens, Andrew Lyon, Erin Moses, Collin Kennedy, Jordan Coccagnia)
2014 History graduate Zach Zabawa with Dr. Fabian