The History Channel

What School Was Like in the 13 Colonies

September 7, 2022

Dr. Edward Janak, chair and professor in the Department of Educational Studies, talks about schools and a child’s education in America during the 17th and 18th centuries.

How the Industrial Revolution Fueled the Growth of Cities

November 19, 2021

Dr. Daniel Hammel, professor in the Department of Geography and Planning and associate dean of the College of Arts and Letters, discusses the beginning of urbanization in the U.S. and the industrialization of agriculture.

Why Black Cats Are Associated With Halloween and Bad Luck

October 13, 2021

Dr. Daniel Compora, associate professor in the Department of English Language and Literature, discusses why black cats have a reputation for being spooky.

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