PhD student Will Wright contributes to PBS documentary

PhD student Will Wright recently  contributed to a documentary airing on Colorado PBS! Will discusses some of the results of his research on the Big Thompson flood in Colorado. The flood was the deadliest natural disaster in Colorado’s history and killed 144 people. Will does a great job of helping to put this terrible disaster in historical … More PhD student Will Wright contributes to PBS documentary

M.A. student Anthony Wood publishes article in Montana: The Magazine of Western History

Congratulations to M.A. student Anthony Wood, who recently published his article “After the West Was Won: How African American Buffalo Soldiers Invigorated the Helena Community in Early Twentieth-Century Montana” in Montana: The Magazine of Western History! Purchase a copy of the magazine to read the entire article.

History & American studies grad students to participate in “Wild Animal” Malone Conference

Several Montana State HGSA members will present this Saturday at the 2016 Malone Conference, “Wild Animals in the Wild West.”  See below for a list of the exciting speed talks graduate students will give!  “Charismatic Megafauna in an Industrial Swamp,” Cheryl Hendry, History PhD candidate (10:30 am-10:55 am) “Contorted Coyote Carcasses and Modernity,” LaTrelle Scherffius, History PhD … More History & American studies grad students to participate in “Wild Animal” Malone Conference