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History Careers

What can you do with a history major? Anything! Here Are a Few examples of Our Recent Grads:

  • C&C Technologies, Underwater Archaeology
  • Rare Book Librarian
  • Political Analyst, U.S. Government
  • Associate Curator, Va. State Library
  • Motion Picture Cameraman
  • Teacher, Roanoke City Schools
  • Assistant Professor, Quincy University
  • Legislative Strategist, House of Representatives
  • Stockbroker
  • PGA Professional
  • Record Industry
  • Environmental Research
  • Antiquarian Bookseller
  • Partner, law firm
  • Graphic Designer
  • Assistant Principal
  • Policy Analyst, Pentagon
  • Sugarbush Resort Archivist
  • Sotheby's Auction House, London
  • Pastor
  • Dentist
  • Division Manager, Federal Express
  • Fidelity Investments
  • Software Development
  • Court Reporter
  • Logistics Manager
  • Banking Officer
  • Entertainment Director
  • Broker, Commercial Real Estate
  • Juvenile Probation Officer
  • Adventures Outfitter
  • Portfolio Analyst
  • New England Culinary Institute
  • Director of Banquets and Conventions
  • U.S. Marine Corps, President's Band
  • Senior Sales Executive
  • Restaurateur Chapter Operation Consultant of a Panhelenic sorority
 
History Professor Attends Academic Conference to Master Being Teacher-Scholar

History Professor Attends Academic Conference to Master Being Teacher-Scholar

“I try really hard to bring my research into the class,” says Willingham. “We’re actually expected to do research and teach at Roanoke. I’m expected to back up what I teach with a degree of scholarly expertise.”

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