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Ogeechee International History Film Festival begins February 25, 2021

The Ogeechee International History Film Festival (OIHFF) OIHFF Opening Film – Good Luck Soup Q & A – a film by Matthew Hashiguchi The Ogeechee International History Film Festival will be all virtual. This year’s festival features Good Luck Soup, a film by Matthew Hashiguchi. Good Luck Soup is a personal documentary about Hashiguchi and […]


Dr. Cathy Skidmore-Hess publishes in African Studies Quarterly

Congratulations to Prof. Cathy Skidmore-Hess on the publication of her article, “Identity, Guns, and Nineteenth-century Globalization: An Examination of Botswana,” in African Studies Quarterly! This is a fascinating and very informative examination of environmental history, hunting practices, labor, class, and the global economy. https://asq.africa.ufl.edu/files/V20i1a1.pdfhttps://asq.africa.ufl.edu/Georgia Southern College of Arts and Humanities


Dr. Christopher Hendricks Featured in Georgia Southern Magazine

Alumni magazine features history professor: https://news.georgiasouthern.edu/magazine/2021/01/29/cooking-through-history/


History Major Robert “Bobby” Carpenter receives Cornelia H. Williamson History Scholarship

Congratulations to History major Robert “Bobby” Carpenter, a Spring 2021 recipient of the Cornelia H. Williamson History Scholarship offered by the National Society Colonial Dames XVII Century.   The National Society Colonial Dames XVII Century is an organization of women, eighteen years of age or over, who are lineal descendants of an ancestor who lived and served prior […]


History Grad Lee Ann Hitt featured in George Anne

https://news.georgiasouthern.edu/2020/12/16/military-spouse-mother-of-three-graduates-with-honors-and-renewed-confidence/ Military spouse, mother of three graduates with honors and renewed confidence When Lee Ann Hitt enrolled in undergraduate studies at Georgia Southern University after a 15-year hiatus, she was ready to invest in herself again. Yet, lingering insecurities nipped at her. Did she still have what it takes to succeed in an academic environment?  […]