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History Department

The History Department at UMass Lowell provides a broad introduction to civilizations of the past and present, including those of antiquity, Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Americas. Read more...

UMass Lowell History Department Alumna Kate DiTullio poses on a rooftop with the Marrakech skyline behind her.

UMass Lowell History Department Alum Spotlight

Introducing Kate DiTullio ('13)...

Since earning her B.A. in History, Kate has pursued a career as a high school history teacher. She has worked with students at a charter school in Massachusetts, a private day school in New Hampshire, and an American school in Marrakech, Morocco.

Kate has recently reflected in writing on her work as a teacher and how UMass Lowell's History program prepared her to fulfill her dreams and impact young people's lives.

Meet Kate DiTullio


Meet Our Students

Sophie Combs '20 History

Sophie Combs knows her research is going somewhere: into the online Library of New England Immigration.

Small class sizes and getting to know my professors personally was important to me.