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This Week in History: Past Pandemics

Tristan Dzoch, BU History Club

April 23, 2020

Pandemics have created disaster all throughout human history, from ancient times to the modern day. Today, COVID-19 has created confusion and panic across the globe, with many Americans being ordered to stay inside their homes...

This Week in History

Tristan Dzoch, BU History Club

February 27, 2020

This week is the last week of African-American History Month, and it is definitely important to recognize its long history. February is commonly recognized as African-American History Month in the United States, with every president...

A memorial at Donner Party State Park in CA. The plaque reads as follows: “Virile to risk and find; kindly withal and a ready help. Facing the brunt of fate; Indomitable, - unafraid.”

This Week in History

February 20, 2020

This Week in History

Tristan Dzoch, BU History Club

February 13, 2020

On Feb. 15, 1898 the USS Maine was destroyed in a mysterious explosion killing more than half of the crew. At the time, the Maine was thought to have been destroyed by a mine that Spain was “responsible” for planting. The...

This Week in History

Tristan Dzoch

January 30, 2020

After being in operation for around five years, Auschwitz was finally liberated by the Soviets on January 27th, 1945.  Auschwitz was one of the largest of a series of concentration camps created by the Nazi regime to exterminate ...

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Isaac Osburn, BU History Club

November 14, 2019

This past Monday, Nov. 11th 2019, was the 101st celebration of Veterans Day. However, most people studying history would know that the 11th day of the 11th month was also considered Armistice Day by most of the international community....

This Week in History

Meghan Dickson, BU History Club

November 7, 2019

This past Tuesday, November 5, was election day. This current election was for local officials for Bloomsburg and hopefully, all or most of you voted.  In the United States, every presidential election is held on the first...

Last Week in History

Meghan Dickson, BU History Club

November 7, 2019

During this past weekend, I was at home carving pumpkins with my cousin, to decorate my house for the upcoming Halloween holiday. During the carving, my cousin and I began to wonder why we carve pumpkins in the first place. Why...

Last Week in History

Tristan Dzoch, BU History Club

October 31, 2019

Today, the United Nations (UN) is the largest and most powerful intergovernmental organization in the world. There are currently 193 member states of the UN, clearly one of the most recognized organizations in the world. Every...

Last Week in History

Last Week in History

October 24, 2019

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Tristan Dzoch, BU History Club

October 10, 2019

We have all heard the tale of the Christopher Columbus sailing the ocean blue in 1492, reaching land on October 12th after a two-month voyage. We have all heard the stories about how he discovered America and began the first...

This Week in History

This Week in History

October 3, 2019

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