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Department of History and Philosophy

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Symphony of Reason" Philosophy Magazine

Featuring 11 authentic student voices, this new PNW publication is intended to encourage philosophical reflection and creativity in PNW students.

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My history professors help me Power Onward. They all look out for their students and make sure they give their students the best they can offer.

Ariana Bulatovich, ’19, Master of Arts in History, ’21

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We’re excited to kick off another semester of learning, growth and PNW Pride. Power Onward!

News & Annoucements

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History Student Lands National Parks Women in Science Summer Internship

Ariana Bulatovich, History MA major, was excited to be chosen for the National Parks Women in Science internship this summer.

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Summer Student Spotlight: Ariana Bulatovich

Ariana Bulatovich of Schererville, IN received a Bachelor of Arts degree with a focus in history in December 2019. Her career goal is to become a published writer and teach Serbian History at a university.

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CHESS Names Outstanding Graduate in History and Philosophy Department

Jodie Gaines, a 2020 PNW graduate in liberal studies, plans to become a licensed clinical social worker with service to veterans and their families.