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Why History at Viterbo?

The only thing new in the world is the history you don’t know."

—Harry S Truman

The sudy of history provides access to the whole world—past and present.  In our field, we attempt to understand this past in hopes of understanding its people and ourselves. We also work to understand the nature of change.  It is an exiting journey that teaches widely applicable skills.

Our faculty are commited to working with students, guiding them through the wonders of the past, developing students crtical thinking and communication skills through a wide variety of courses.  These skills  provide students with many advantages in todays dynamic workplace.  Please take a look around our website and see what opportunities await you. Also, Check out or new Digital History exhibits created by students in History 111.


For more information, contact:

Keith Knutson, Ph.D.
Department Chair, Professor