What's New?

  • Congratulations to Dr. Gretchen Pierce on the publication of her book, Alcohol in Latin America: A Social and Cultural History, from the University of Arizona Press!

  • The History/Philosophy Department's Major's Meeting will take place on Thursday, April 6 from 3:45-4:45 pm in Dauphin Humanities 151. All majors, minors, and graduate students are invited to enjoy cookies, coffee,cocoa, and socializing from 3:15-3:45 pm outside DHC 151.

  • Peer Tutoring for Students in History Classes Begins!

  • The SU History Club meets Monday night in Dauphin Humanities 205. Contact President Aaya Kingsbury for more information: ak9515@ship.edu


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History/Philosophy Department

122-124 Dauphin Humanities Center
Shippensburg University
Shippensburg, Pennsylvania 17257

Dr. Steven Burg, Chair 

Janice Reed, Secretary

Tel: 717-477-1621
Fax: 717-477-4062

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World History Peer Tutoring Schedule  

Spring 2014 



Times and Locations for Individual and Group Study: 

Wright Hall, Room 111: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 3:30-4:30 PM   

Dauphin Humanities Center, Room 205: Thursdays, 6:30-7:30 PM 




Topics Covered: 

Midterm and Final Prep 

Writing Effective Papers 

Geography (Where History Happens) 

Study Skills 

Understanding Primary Source Documents 




Rachael (Grad Student): rp2638@ship.edu 

 Lauren (Grad Student): lr3162@ship.edu 

 Alan (Grad Student): as8395@ship.edu 

Brandon (Undergrad): bm2115@ship.edu

Sarah (Undergrad): sb8696@ship.edu

Jeremy (Undergrad): js7412@ship.edu




 Students may leave questions on the tutoring program's Facebook site:




Exciting Changes and Diverse Formats! 


 Join a Student-Initiated Study Group 
 (including options for students who are at-risk due to illness, crisis, or emergency)  

Meet at your mutual convenience with tutors: 
in the library / your dorm / dining hall