Success Stories Tell our History

Catch up on all the latest news, events and success stories and read more about the accomplishments, awards and accolades of the students, faculty and staff who make up the Department of History.

Recent News

Meg Frisbee receiving CLAS award

Dr. Meg Frisbee Wins Award

Dr. Frisbee won the College of Letters, Arts, and Sciences Excellence in Teaching award for 2024, and was nominated by her students.

Tuesday, April 9, 2024

Shelby Balik

Dr. Shelby Balik Interviewed on 9News

Dr. Balik spoke about the history of women’s suffrage in Colorado.  Click here, to watch the interview.

Tuesday, March 26, 2024

Dr. Ma Ziyao Interview on 9News

Dr. Ma Ziyao Interviewed on 9News

During the news segment, Dr. Ma was interviewed to speak about the Lunar New Year Celebration at the Tivoli Turnhalle. Watch the news pieces now: Chinese Calligraphy and the Importance of the dragon to Chinese culture.

Tuesday, February 13, 2024

Janine Davidson, Ph.D.

MSU Denver President Wins Prestigious CU Boulder George Norlin Award

Acknowledges the importance of the arts, humanities, and history.

“We need to continue to champion the liberal arts and the humanities, and we must not yield to pressures to water down higher education or to attempts to stymie free speech or censor academic freedom. If we want to prevent the worst and be on the right side of history, we need to KNOW history.”

November 13, 2023

Jennifer Koshatka Seman

Dr. Jennifer Koshatka Seman Speaks About Her Book

Dr. Koshatka Seman spoke at the Homestead Museum in the City of Industry, California about her recent book, “Borderlands Curanderos: The Worlds of Santa Teresa Urrea and Don Pedrito Jaramillo.” Visit the past event page for more information.

Sunday, October 29, 2023

2022-2023 Success Stories

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