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The Southwestern History program provides students with an especially strong global perspective and a solid grounding in the methods and fields of history, while also encouraging interdisciplinary connections.

The History major avoids being simply a random collection of courses, instead providing students with a program concerned with finding patterns and connections.

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    After studying abroad in Buenos Aires, Argentina, during her senior year, Perri decided to return to live and work there immediately after graduation.
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    A Southwestern graduate with a double major in History and English, Christina now is at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, working on her PhD in Composition and Rhetoric.

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