History Gateways Events & Activities

Upcoming Events:

September 20-21, 2019 - 2019 Texas Conference on Introductory History Courses

The American Historical Association is happy to announce that the 2019 Texas Conference on Introductory History Courses will be held on Friday and Saturday, September 20-21 at the University of Texas at Dallas.  This two-day, statewide conference is for anyone who teaches college-level introductory history courses whether in high schools, community colleges, or four-year universities, and others with an interest in the courses.

September 24, 2019 - History Gateways Webinar: Strategies and Advice for Engaging Colleagues

Dr. Jayme Feagin and Dr. Dan McInerney will host the first in a series of webinars related to introductory history courses. The webinar will be open to history faculty involved at one of the eleven History Gateways institutions or at one of the other current G2C institutions. The presenters will discuss strategies and advice for constructively engaging colleagues.

January 3-6, 2020 - AHA 2020 Annual Meeting in New York City

The AHA will host several sessions on introductory history courses and a K-16 Teaching Workshop: Assignments Charrette.

March 20, 2020 - Gardner Institute Gateways to Completion Community of Practice Meeting

History Gateways faculty and AHA staff will attend the Gateways to Completion Community of Practice Meeting before the Gardner Institute's Gateway Course Experience Conference in Chicago.

March 21-22, 2020 - Gardner Institute Teaching and Learning Academy / Evidence in Pedagogy and Curriculum Launch Meetings

History Gateways faculty and AHA staff will attend the Teaching and Learning Academy and Evidence in Pedagogy and Curriculum Launch Meetings before the Gardner Institute's Gateway Course Experience Conference in Chicago.

March 22-24, 2020 - 2020 Gateway Course Experience Conference in Chicago, IL

AHA staff and History Gateways faculty will join the Gardner Institute at their Gateway Course Experience Conference to connect with other educators and further their understanding of curriculum redesign.

Recent Events:

April 30, 2019 - History Gateways Regional Launch Meeting in Houston, TX

Julia Brookins, special projects coordinator, Emily Swafford, director of academic and professional affairs, and staff from the Gardner Institute met with faculty and staff at four institutions in the Houston area to launch the History Gateways initiative.

April 12, 2019 - History Gateways Regional Launch Meeting in the New York Metro Area

Jim Grossman, executive director, Emily Swafford, director of academic and professional affairs, and staff from the Gardner Institute met with faculty and staff from three institutions in the NY Metro area to launch the History Gateways initiative.

April 10, 2019 - History Gateways Regional Launch Meeting in Chicago, IL

Jim Grossman, executive director, Julia Brookins, special projects coordinator, and staff from the Gardner Institute met with faculty and staff from four institutions in the Chicago area to launch the History Gateways initiative.

March 16-19, 2019 - 2019 Gateway Course Experience Conference in Atlanta, GA

History Gateways faculty and AHA staff participated in the Gateway Course Experience Conference in Atlanta hosted by the Gardner Institute.

January 3-6, 2019 - Informal Faculty Meet-Up at AHA 2019 Annual Meeting in Chicago, IL

AHA and Gardner staff met with faculty and staff at the 11 institutions involved in History Gateways to discuss the next stages of the project.