Gain an interdisciplinary background in the history, culture, and contemporary politics of a critically important region of the world.

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Beyond the Classroom

Center for Civil War Studies

The Virginia Center for Civil War Studies

The Center is developing new digital initiatives, such as Civil War Sources and Mapping the Fourth. It remains dedicated to bringing the best in Civil War history to as wide an audience as possible.

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Undergraduate Research

Undergraduate Research

Students in Dr. Amy Nelson's Soviet History course used databases and open web sources to create and curate digital portfolios on topics of their choosing, such as the Space Race and Eastern Orthodoxy.

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Contact Us

If you have questions about pursuing an war and society minor, please contact:

Brianna M. Crowder

431 Major Williams Hall,

540-231-8382

blovern@vt.edu