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Alexandra Whalen posing outside in a historic city
Class of 2020
Major(s): Business in the Liberal Arts, History

Alex says that "I'd always been interested in listening to stories of the past from family, and I was particularly interested in genealogy prior to coming to SLU.

History Graduate 2020 - Amelia Adams
Class of 2020
Major(s): History
Minor(s): Chinese, English (Creative Writing)

Amelia says she majored in history because “I’ve always liked stories, and that’s what history is.”  Studying in both Japan and Shangahi, she says she experienced "life-...

History Major 2020 - Dana Congelosi
Class of 2020
Major(s): Anthropology, History

Dana says she majored in history because "I've loved history since I was a kid and always knew I wanted to study it in college."  Besides double-majoring in anthropology, Dana...

Photo of Emma Sollitt wearing graduation cap and gown
Class of 2020
Major(s): History/African Studies

Emma, who says she has "always been fascinated by history," became interested in African studies in a course she took in high school.  A semester in Kenya during her sophomore...

Grace Adams standing outside in historic city
Class of 2020
Major(s): History
Minor(s): Performance and Communication Arts

Grace says that "my childhood home inspired my love of history.

Jack Twardy standing in front of restaurant marquee
Class of 2020
Major(s): Business in the Liberal Arts, History

Jack's love of learning about history in school brought him to the history major here at SLU.  He believes in "the importance of understanding our past."   His favorite thing...

Liam Doherty
Class of 2020
Major(s): History

Liam's "great passion" for history in high school led him to major in history here at SLU.  "I believe history is the art of telling a story about collective experiences of...

Class of 2020
Major(s): English, History
Minor(s): African Studies

Lilly majored in History because "it was an interesting and relevant way to hone my writing and critical thinking skills."  The major also enabled her to "draw connections...

Lizzy Catherwood standing near small waterfall in Thailand
Class of 2020
Major(s): English, History

Lizzy says she majored in History because "it has always been so intriguing to me, to be able to look at centuries and millennia of human life and see how it has shaped our...

Photo of Nathan Long
Class of 2020
Major(s): History
Minor(s): African Studies, Education

Nathan says that history has always interested him, so he became a history major.  During his semester in Kenya he enjoyed "being able to experience a new culture and being...

Robert Mackenzie
Class of 2020
Major(s): History

Robert says "I loved history since I was a kid," and that after taking a history course in his first semester at SLU "I knew I wanted to be pursue my lifelong interest and...

Class of 2020
Major(s): English, History

William says that "I've loved history since my freshman year of high school," and that he appreciates the wide range of topics he learned about as a history major at SLU,...