Signature programs

For business leaders, policymakers and elected officials on societal issues through the lens of historical scholarship

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Weekly roundtables on how history is utilized by political and societal leaders and reported in the news media

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Giving graduate and undergraduate history students the chance to develop skills to communicate history in today’s complex media environment

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For teachers, students, historians and journalists

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Preparing historians to contribute to society in numerous fields

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Funded projects


An ongoing project digitizes ads from former slaves. The Lepage Center proudly funded a portion of the research.

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A new blog from The Washington Post that explores parallels between today’s political climate and history. The Lepage Center is a founding sponsor.

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General info:

Lepage Center for History in the Public Interest
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Villanova, PA 19085
Tel: (610) 519-4660

In person:

The Lepage Center is located on the campus of Villanova University, inside the St. Augustine Center, Room 410.

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Media inquiries:

Please contact the Villanova University media relations department.