Welcome to your Alumni page on the Department of History website. This is a place for you to keep us and your WMU friends posted on what you have been doing since graduation.

WMU History Doctoral Alumni and Masters Alumni

Let us know

  • How are you doing?
  • Where are you now? A few alumni speak about their time at WMU.
  • How have you used your degree in History from WMU?
  • Are you interested in joining us for Major Excitement in the fall semester or coming to our annual History Happening? Contact Department Chair José António Brandão at , or by phone at (269)-387-4650.
  • Get connected with History students, alumni and faculty through our Facebook page.

Alumni Profiles

Jeff Warner     Elizabeth Zanoni

Distinguished History Alumni Award Recipients

2015 - Michael Adas
2014 - Charles Binder
2013 - Shirley Ort
2012 - Joan Bauer
2011 - Michael Parsons
2010 - Grafton "Grif" Cook
2009 - Richard Hughey
2008 - Werner Marten
2007 - William Donohoe and Richard Reed
2006 - Howard Odell Lindsey
2005 - Timothy Stoepker
2004 - Dr. Ellsworth Brown
2003 - Dr. Florin Curta
2002 - Dr. Dale Porter


Department of History
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