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Department of History

The History Department, a community of scholars and teachers, serves a diverse undergraduate and graduate student body by offering a wide variety of courses, seminars, and independent studies and by pursuing and publishing historical research.

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Dr. Mark Barringer and Hannah Colletti

Hannah Colletti of Beaumont was named the winner of the Tommie Jan Lowery Award as Outstanding History Student at the annual College of Liberal and Applied Arts Honors Banquet on May 3. Ms. Colletti also received the Kerr Award as the Outstanding Graduate of the College for 2016-2017. She is pictured here with Dr. Mark Barringer, Chair of the Department of History.


Explore Public History

Discover the context and significance of local and regional historic events, sites and individuals. Present the past to the public and explain its relevance to the 21st century while preserving the integrity of our historic resources.

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Department Chair
Mark Barringer

Contact numbers:
Telephone: 936.468.3802
Fax: 936.468.2478

Office Location:
Suite 303, Vera Dugas Liberal Arts North

Mailing Address:
Department of History
Stephen F. Austin State University
PO Box 13013, SFA Station
Nacogdoches TX 75962
404 Aikman Dr. East LAN Suite #303

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