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Essex students making their mark on the Berlin Wall, 1989

Making history every day

We are a highly active community of current and future historians.

From our undergraduate students uncovering history in the field, to our research staff embarking upon academic projects around the world, you can keep up with our latest developments and read all about our current activities here.

You can also follow our student-led History at Essex blog for a student insight into life within the Department of History here at Essex.

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Essex ranked in top 250 in the world for humanities
02 Oct 2019
Schoolchildren learn to stand up to hatred at Dora Love Prize
27 Sep 2019
Rare book gives new insight into Elizabeth Fry’s connections to Essex
12 Sep 2019