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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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Research reveals DNA of the ‘Princes in the Tower’
11 Jul 2018
Historian in focus: Kate Mahoney
06 Jul 2018
Essex County Hospital artefacts sought for history harvest at Open Day
21 Jun 2018