Video: Iowa Native Spaces
Native American history is complex and requires multiple perspectives—especially the Native perspective—to tell accurately. Until recently, however, Iowa Native history was not a big part of social studies curricula in Iowa’s public schools. That is changing, however, and the University of Iowa is helping drive the change.
Video: The World is Calling: History Majors
History is the centerpiece of a humanities education. It’s about problem-solving, gathering evidence, and fitting that evidence together to understand what happened in past societies – and why those things happened.
History Corps is a graduate student-led, online digital and oral history project based out of the Department of History at the University of Iowa.