Author Archives: History at Cumberland University

Summer and Fall 2017 Courses

Registration opens on Monday, so make sure that you meet with your advisor as soon as possible to set up your schedule. The registrar’s office has posted the full schedule of fall courses. The summer schedule is also available; remember … Continue reading

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Signed Copies of Felix Grundy Biography Available.

We have a few signed copies of Rod Heller’s biography of Felix Grundy left from last week’s talk. It’s a great book about an important Tennessee lawyer and politician. If anyone on campus wants one to give as a Christmas … Continue reading

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Spring 2017 History Schedule

Registration opens after fall break, so make sure that you meet with your advisor as soon as possible to set up your schedule. The registrar’s office has posted the full schedule of courses. The CU Bookstore has the book lists … Continue reading

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History Course Schedule–Fall 2016

Here is the history course offerings for the Fall 2016 semester. Please meet with your adviser ASAP to make your schedule. ETA: Here is a link to Dr. Cheathem’s books. HIS 191 01 World Civilization to 1500 Swart MW 8:00AM … Continue reading

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Who Should Appear on the $20 Bill?

Last night, Dr. Fred Heifner, Dr. Natalie Inman, and I held a debate to decide who should appear on the $20 bill. Dr. Heifner argued for former Cherokee chief Wilma Mankiller, Dr. Inman supported Eleanor Roosevelt, and I was designated … Continue reading

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Cumberland University Professors To Debate Who Should Be on the $20 Bill

On Wednesday, October 28, at 6:00 PM, Cumberland University will host a debate focused on the recent controversy over Andrew Jackson’s place on the $20 bill. Three CU professors—Dr. Mark Cheathem, Dr. Fred Heifner, and Dr. Natalie Inman—will answer students’ … Continue reading

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Spring 2016 History Schedule

The Spring 2016 history schedule is listed below. One new course, Introduction to Digital History, will be taught. You can find Dr. Cheathem’s book list here. HIS 192 World Civilization Since 1500 MW 8-9:15 Swart, L. HIS 201 History of … Continue reading

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