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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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Telling the story of Harwich and the Mayflower
22 Feb 2018
Top publishing award for essential history book
14 Feb 2018
New directions in social and cultural history
08 Feb 2018