Academic Interests of Current Students

 

Academic Interests of Current Students/Spring 2014

Area of Academic Interest,

Advisor,

Thesis Topic

 


Anderson, Eric

20th Century European History.

Dr. Stephen Fritz.

Non-Thesis.

Avery, Andrew

20th Century British History.

Dr. Stephen Fritz.

"All the King's Men: British Codebreaking Operations, 1937-1945."

Beale, Samuel

American Civil War, 19th Century American history, and the American West.

Dr. Steven Nash.

Non-Thesis.

Bouchard, Danil

Religion and Politics in the Republic of Egypt.

Dr. W. Douglas Burgess.

"Religion and Politics in the history of the Republic Arab of Egypt."

Bryant, Jody

Antiquity

Dr. W. Douglas Burgess.

"From Bride to St. Bridget: How the Celts influenced Christianity."

Cash, Patrick

20th Century American, Civil Rights, and Public History.

Dr. Daryl A. Carter"The Efforts to Preserve Segregated Schools in North Carolina."

Baxter, Christina

Modern Russian History.Dr. Henry Antkiewicz.

"Chechen Uprising: A look at the causes of the modern day insurgency."

  Conder, Matthew

Ancient history.

Dr. W. Douglas Burgess

Undeclared.

DuBois, David

20th Century American history.

Dr. Emmett Essin.

"U.S. Navy in the South Pacific."

Ely, Joshua

Antiquity.

Dr. W. Douglas Burgess.

"Comparison and Contrast of Focus and Audience between Seneca's Natural Questions and Pliny's Natural History."

Ferdous, Amin

20th Century American, Women's History.

Dr. Daryl A. Carter

"Gender Inequalities in politics in 20th Century America."

Fincher, Dustin

19th and 20th Century American history.

Dr. Daryl A. Carter

Undecided

George, Kevin

African American history.

Dr. Daryl A. Carter.

"Pan Africanism in the 21st Century: Problems and Prospects."

Guffey, Ensley

20th and 21st Century American Cultural History.

Dr. Elwood Watson.

"War and American Memory in the Work of Joss Whedon."

 Harrell, Maegan

19th Century American history

Dr. Steven Nash.

"Gender Roles in Civil War Appalachia."

Harris, Leighton

19th Century American History.

Dr. Steven Nash.

"Unionism in East Tennessee."

Himel, Matthew

20th Century American history.

Dr. Elwood Watson.

"NCAA Intercollegiate Athletics in American Society."

Jones, Andrew

Modern European History.

Dr. Stephen Fritz.

Undeclared.

Kerley, Caitlin

20th Century American history.

Dr. Elwood Watson.

"Appalachian Music on the Folk Revival of the 1960s."

Knapp, Steven

20th Century American and Appalachian history.

Dr. Daryl A. Carter

"West Virginia Coal Wars."

Lamey, Emeel

The Crusades.

Dr. Brian Maxson

."Arguing the Holy War: The Omitted Bond between Morals and Materials."

Letsinger, Michael

19th and 20th Century American history.

Dr. Daryl A. Carter.

"History of Anderson County, Tennessee."

Miller, Heather

19th Century and Early 20th Century American, Women's history.

Dr. Daryl A. Carter.

Appalachian and Women's history.

Nelson, Courtney

20th Century European History.

Dr. Stephen Fritz.

"Nazism and Women: Nazi Women."

Poag, Frederic

U.S. Diplomatic history.

Dr. Henry Antkiewicz.

"The Taft Justification: Dollar Diplomacy and Economic Imperialism in China."

Savage, Joshua

20th Century American history.

Dr. Stephen Fritz.

"'Thank God It's Only Maneuver!:'" Tennessee and the Road to War."

Shaffer, Kristen

American Political History.

Dr. Daryl A. Carter.

"The Intentions of the Weather Underground."

Slemp, Chelsey

Revolutionary America/Colonial Slavery.

Dr. Dale Schmitt.

"Henry Laurens and Slavery."

Smith, Alexander

American Political History.

Dr. Daryl A. Carter.

Non-Thesis.

Spiker, Joseph

20th Century American history.

Dr. Tom Lee.

Undeclared.

Tibbetts, Michael

20th Century American history.

Dr. Daryl A. Carter.

Undeclared

Wilder, Lucas

19th Century American, Civil War history.

Dr. Steven Nash.

"Stronghold of Treason: Cumberland Gap and the Evolution of Mountain Warfare in Southern Appalachia."

Williams, John

20th Century American history.

Dr. Daryl A. Carter.

Non-Thesis.