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Elliott Hall
THE HISTORY MAJOR at OWU offers a broad range of courses in American, European, Asian, and Latin American history. Majors have a great deal of flexibility in creating a program suiting personal interests, as well as gaining broad historical perspective.

We think that no major does a better job in helping students develop strengths in research, writing, and analysis—skills necessary to any future career.

The Department of History is housed in Elliott Hall, Ohio's oldest collegiate Greek revival building. In 2003 it was awarded the honor of an Ohio Historical Marker, celebrating the anniversary of the state's bicentennial. The Ohio Wesleyan building dates back to 1833 when it was the Mansion House Hotel, and is a symbol of the collaborative effort that took place to found the University.