The Journal
The Latest from the History Center
Newsletter June 10th - 14th
Published: June 16 2019
This past Tuesday we saw the inaugural performance of our 2019 Chautauqua series The 1830s: A Decade of Removal with Colonial Williamsburg’s…
Newsletter June 3rd - 7th
Published: June 09 2019
Our latest episode of our podcast Then Again with Ken & Glen explores the legacy of D-Day. Executive Director Glen Kyle's offers his…
Newsletter May 27 - May 31st
Published: June 01 2019
With school out for the summer, it's the perfect time to visit the Northeast Georgia History Center with family and friends! Our exhibits…
Newsletter May 18 - 24
Published: May 24 2019
This past weekend we had a change of pace from our usual Sunday Family Day schedule and presented The 1830s: Frontier No More as a special…
Newsletter May 13-17
Published: May 17 2019
We had a wonderful turnout for our Forum led by author and historian Janet Croon about her book The War Outside My Window. This book…
Newsletter May 6 - May 10th
Published: May 10 2019
We have a very exciting Forum coming up on Tuesday, May 14th with author and historian Janet Croon. She will be presenting her research for…
Newsletter April 29th -May 3rd
Published: May 03 2019
The students of ClearWater Academy in Peachtree City, Georgia met Abraham Lincoln during a Live Webcast this week. This was their second…
Newsletter April 22-26
Published: April 26 2019
This week we debuted a new Live Webcast Lesson about World War II. One of the unique features of our Webcasts is that teachers can request…
Newsletter April 15-19
Published: April 22 2019
Congratulations go to two History Center team members this week for receiving awards from the University of North Georgia. Our Executive…
Newsletter April 8-12
Published: April 12 2019
We had a phenomenal show of generosity during our Taste of History fundraiser last night celebrating the life and service of Nathan and…
Newsletter April 1-5
Published: April 05 2019
It's been an unusually quiet week at the History Center with students and teachers on Spring Break, but we did have a significant increase…
Newsletter March 25 - 29
Published: March 29 2019
Civil War ProgramFourth grade students of Flowery Branch Elementary thoroughly enjoyed our Civil War program last Thursday. Museum Services…
Newsletter March 18-22
Published: March 22 2019
This week the fourth grade students of Royston Elementary School meet Harriet Tubman during a Live Webcast from the Cottrell Digital Studio…
Newsletter March 10 - 15
Published: March 15 2019
Family Day Irish HeritageWe had a great turn out for our Irish Heritage Family Day! The Celtic music band Stronger Than Tea played…
Newsletter March 4-8
Published: March 08 2019
Welcome to our newsletter The Journal, which will update you every week with the latest news from the History Center.The Cottrell Digital…
Making History Human
Published: February 12 2019
__From our Director of Media & Communications, Libba Beaucham:The Cottrell Digital Studio is a pretty magical place. It brings history to…
An Exciting Family Day Ahead!
Published: February 05 2019
Thanks to the Ada Mae Ivester Education Center, we offer a free Family Day every second Sunday of the month throughout the school year…
Hall Country Oral History Project
Published: February 01 2019
Last year Hall County celebrated its bicentennial. In honor of this, we began the Hall County Oral History Project to archive stories of…
The Northeast Georgia History Center at Brenau University - 322 Academy St NE Gainesville, GA 30501 - 770.297.5900 - historycenter@brenau.edu