Welcome to the History Department at the University of Connecticut! History as a discipline offers numerous opportunities to study the diversity of human experience across time and place, from the ancient world to the present and in every major region of the world.
“The United States may not be ‘post-racial,’ as many claimed in the wake of Barack Obama’s election, but it clearly sees itself as post-racism, at least when it comes to explaining the color-coded disparities that still define the lives of millions of its citizens.”
Professor Frank Costigliola helps make the inner world of Cold War diplomat George Kennan accessible to scholars and non-scholar alike.
Professor Peter Zarrow featured in UConn Today article.