Politics and History

Requirements for the Politics and History Minor

Four courses at the 2000-and/or 3000-level; at least one of the courses (minimum of three credits) at the 3000-level. At least two of these courses must be taken at Curry College.

Meet Dr. Grant Burrier - Politics & History

"I try to bring as much of the world as I can into the classroom, but there is no substitute for actually being there," says Politics & History Professor, Dr. Grant Burrier.  Dr. Burrier, whose expertise is Central and South American culture, oversees the Cuban Politics and Culture Study Tour, which allows students to experience Cuba up close.

Experience Cuba! (January 2017)

Join Curry's own Dr. Grant Burrier for a 2-week trip to Cuba over winter break 2017. The trip, entitled 'Cuban Politics and Culture', is a 3 credit elective course which will include travel to La Habana, Santa Clara, Cienfuegos, and Viñales. Students will study Cuban history and explore a variety of subjects like the political and economic system of the island, healthcare and education, agriculture and the environment,  U.S. and Cuban Relations, poetry, and music.

Professor Bill Nancarrow Receives Whiting Foundation Fellowship

Dr. William Nancarrow (Politics & History) recently received a fellowship from the Marion and Jasper Whiting Foundation.  Dr. Nancarrow will travel to the San Francisco Maritime National History Park and Archive in June 2016 to collect material and artifacts in support of his Integrated Liberal Studies course for future teachers: Global Cultural Exchange through Voyages in the Age of Sail.

Useful Websites
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Check out these helpful websites for students pursuing a major in politics and history.

Politics and History Faculty News
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Congratulations to members of the Curry politics and history faculty for their on-going professional accomplishments!

Politics and History Club
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The Politics and History Club is open to all Curry students who have a particular interest in politics, history, current events and debate. (Above:  Club members visit with U. S. Senator Scott Brown (R-MA))

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