Why Study History?
A brief essay by Prof. Frank Luttmer on why we should study history. Also included here are links to other essays on this topic by Natalie Zemon Davis, Roland Barthes, and others.
What Can I Do With a History Major?
A brief essay by Prof. Frank Luttmer on majoring in history and career planning. Also included here are links to other essays on this topic, including ones published by the American Historical Association.
Hanover College Career
The Career Center assists students in identifying their career goals, integrating their liberal arts education with those goals, and getting the jobs they want after graduation.
Advice about the Work World
Margaret Krantz, Job
An overview of the job search process, including topics such as "Selling Your Liberal Arts Skills," "Informational Interviewing," and "Networking."
Advice about Graduate School
Thomas H. Benton, The
5 'Virtues' of Successful Graduate Students (2003)
An English professor gives brutally honest advice about graduate school.
Margaret Krantz, Graduate
and Professional School Guide
A guide to deciding what is appropriate for you and understanding the application process (includes sample application materials).
Last Updated: August 30, 2016