Sep 20, 2017 | NC State News
Interactive Tool Offers Window Into History of Arab-Americans in NYC
Interactive, online tool allows scholars and the public to better understand the long history of Syrian and Lebanese immigrants to the United States.
Aug 26, 2017 | WRAL-TV
Take a Tour of the NC Capitol’s Confederate Monuments
NC State Professor of History Susanna Lee provides a closer look at the North Carolina Capitol's Confederate memorials and the context that accompanied their public unveilings.
Aug 22, 2017 | WUNC-FM
Hat Queens With Attitude Reign In ‘Crowns,’ A Gospel Musical
NC State historian Blair Kelley discusses the significance of African American women's hats during this preview of the gospel musical "Crown."
Aug 8, 2017
Meet Our New Humanities and Social Sciences Faculty
The College of Humanities and Social Sciences welcomes a dozen new tenured and tenure-track faculty to its ranks for the 2017-2018 year. Their scholarship and research interests range from race and immigration to organizational health psychology and urban food systems of the ancient world.
Jul 27, 2017 | RadioWest
The True Story of Dunkirk
After the fall of France in 1940, nearly 340,000 allied troops were stranded at the French port of Dunkirk as the German military closed in. Churchill called what happened next a “miracle of deliverance.” NC State historian Matthew Booker discusses the true story of Dunkirk.
Jul 17, 2017 | Good Education
Profs Turn Classroom Into a Study About Best Way to Fight Fake News
NC State psychology and history professors try a multidisciplinary attack on pseudo-science to boost critical thinking skills.
May 10, 2017
Meet Some of Our Outstanding 2017 Graduates
Our army of nearly 38,600 Humanities and Social Sciences alumni will grow even larger this spring, as nearly 1,000 of our undergraduate and graduate students earn NC State diplomas for their hard work. Meet a few of our outstanding graduates and see what's next for them after commencement.
May 4, 2017
Mapping Early Syrian Immigrants in New York
Syrians have been immigrating to the United States since the 1880s. Using historical census data and open source mapping technology, NC State public history graduate students are researching the communities Syrians formed after landing in America.
May 2, 2017
College Honors Its Exceptional Faculty
Humanities and Social Sciences faculty were recognized at the college's annual awards reception on April 25, 2017.
May 1, 2017 | Carolina College Bound
For Students Thinking Globally, Consider Arabic Studies, Carolina Experts Say
NC State's major in foreign languages and literatures with a concentration in Arabic language and culture involves four years of Arabic language, along with courses in history, religious studies, political science and anthropology, to equip students to understand cultural and historical contexts and nuance in the Middle East.