On Wednesday, April 6, 2022, the Department adopted the following mission statement
The Department of History adopted a new mission statement on Wednesday, April 6, 2022.
The Department of History at the University of Illinois Chicago seeks to explore and understand the past and learn from a diversity of voices. The department provides space for students, faculty, and the community to cultivate the critical-thinking and communication skills needed to develop cultural competencies, practice historical empathy, and help promote democracy and greater justice in our communities, our nation, and our world. (approved April 2022)
Modified on April 13, 2022