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History and Global Studies

We believe that the study of the past enlightens our understanding of the present and our insight into the future. The ACU Department of History and Global Studies seeks to examine the experiences of humankind, stimulate thought concerning various institutions and ideas, and promote ethical standards in keeping with the Christian faith.

Department of History and Global Studies

A degree in history can pave the way to careers in a number of areas, including law, government service, curation, film, writing, high school teaching, and college teaching.


Katie Barnard ('10) | History

Katie Barnard ('10) | History

Katie Barnard (’10) has a deep love for stories - listening to them, telling them and interpreting them. That passion has led her to graduate studies at NYU, two exceptional internships, and a job at one of the most prestigious museum design firms in the world.

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