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 >>
Director Jason Steinhauer on CNN.com
Interview: An era of fake history IQ.The Economist
On fake news and fake history with the Foreign Policy Research Institute
Speaking engagements in Europe with the U.S. Department of State
The opening of the Lepage Center covered by the Philly Voice
The gift by Albert Lepage featured in the Philadelphia Business Journal
The appointment of our first director covered by the Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities
Monday, Sept. 18 at 6:30 p.m.
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