The Lepage Center officially began operations in January 2017, with initial programming planned for fall 2017. Read the release >>
The Lepage Center is made possible through the vision and generosity of Mr. Albert Lepage, a history major at Villanova, graduate of the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, '69, and retired co-chairman of Lepage Bakeries Inc. Read about the gift >>
A recognized leader within the field of public history and the creator of the field of history communication, Steinhauer was appointed the first director of the Lepage Center after a national search. He has more than 15 years of experience in government, academia, museums and archives.
A member of the Villanova History Department since 2000, Dr. Steege is a specialist in twentieth-century German history and the author of Black Market, Cold War: Everyday Life in Berlin, 1946-1949. He is a recent recipient of a U.S. Fulbright Association Senior Scholar Research Grant.
A new blog from The Washington Post called "Made By History" brings historical analysis to political, cultural and legal affairs. The Lepage Center is proud to be a founding sponsor and contributor. Read >>
$10M donation creates new center at Villanova to connect history with today's issues - Philadelphia Business Journal
Lepage Center for History in the Public Interest Names Inaugural Director - Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities
Lepage Center for History in the Public Interest
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Villanova, PA 19085
Tel: (610) 519-4660
The Lepage Center is located on the campus of Villanova University, inside the St. Augustine Center, Room 410