WIU History Community Outreach

Western's History Department, with 11 award-winning faculty members dedicated to enhancing the public's understanding of and appreciation for history, is active in several community outreach and public service programs, with a particular focus on enriching the teaching of history in the region's secondary schools. History faculty regularly offer lectures and panel discussions open to the public on the historical contexts for current events as well as deliver programming through L.I.F.E. (Learning Is ForEver).

Dr. Roberts at Lincoln Exhibit Reception

Dr. Timothy Roberts Speaks at Opening of NEH Lincoln Exhibit at WIU