History as a field of study is concerned with understanding and interpreting societies’ changes over time. The WMU History Department is proud to have approximately 30 full-time teacher-scholars whose areas of specialization range from antiquity to the present and include the continents of Africa, Asia, Europe, North America, and South America. History students gain research and communication skills while learning how humans have organized their lives in multiple historical contexts.


Browse the History Collections:

First World War Central Power POW Camps

History Dissertations

History Faculty Books

History Faculty Publications

History Honors Theses

History Master's Theses