What's New?

      Book Signing

  The Shop is holding a book signing on a wonderful new book of essays called Duty Calls at Home: Central Pennsylvania Responds to the Great War, 1914 – 1918, Friday September 5th from 5 to 8 p.m. Join Dr. Steven Burg, chair of the Dept. of History and Philosophy, and his students Mary Lee Shade and John Maietta at 33 West High Street, Carlisle PA 17013

History  & Philosophy Semester Kick-Off Ice Cream Social

  THURSDAY September 4th; 3:30pm - 4:30pm at the DHC Fishbowl

Meet our new and returning history majors! Have an  opportunity to chat with your professors! Learn how to get involved with the History Club! Have some free ice cream! We’ll provide the ice cream and toppings, you bring your appetite.

  Sponsored by the Department of History and Philosophy, the History Club, and Phi Alpha Theta.

  • The SU History Club meets Monday night in Dauphin Humanities 205. The first meeting of the History Club will be on Monday, Sept 8th at 7:30pm in DHC 205. For more information or to get involved, contact History Club President Devon Newcomer dn9056@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  

Fall 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): mailto:rp2638@ship.edu?subject=History%20Tutoring%20Question 

 Lauren (Grad Student): mailto:lr3162@ship.edu?subject=History%20Tutoring%20Question 

 Alan (Grad Student): mailto:as8395@ship.edu?subject=History%20Tutoring%20Question 

Brandon (Undergrad): mailto:bm2115@ship.edu?subject=History%20Tutoring%20Question

Sarah (Undergrad): mailto:sb8696@ship.edu?subject=History Tutoring Question

Jeremy (Undergrad): mailto:js7412@ship.edu?subject=History%20Tutoring%20Question




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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