History Major Alums

History Majors are prepared to:

•  Analyze documents, data and other primary sources by comparing and contrasting them to observe causal relationships,

•  Synthesize information,

• Evaluate arguments by weighing the validity of their premises, methodology, and conclusions

• Argue a position by weighing different interpretations and grounding conclusions in evidence

• Write clearly, concisely and logically, and

• Participate in intellectual conversations discussions effectively

What great jobs have CSB/SJU History alums gotten?

Denis McDonough, 1992, White House Chief of Staff for President Barack Obama

Dan Bastian, 1990, owner of BOOMCHICKAPOP, Angie's Artisan Treats LLC 

Heather Butkowski-Hinrichs, 1999, City Administrator, City of Lauderdale

Nicole Bach, 2009, Program Curator at the Stearns Historical Museum in St. Cloud MN

Sarah Mitchell-Smith, 2002, Marketing Systems Consultant at Thomson Reuters

Mark C. Reiner, MD, 2005, Anesthesiologist, Ridgeview Medical Center

Tara Boyer Brigham, 2005 Medical Research Librarian at Mayo

Matthew Pahl, 2005, Policy Director, New Mexico Public Education Department

Kathryn Enger Enke, 2005, Chief of Staff and Lead Title IX Coordinator, College of Saint Benedict

Shauna Holt, 2005, Corporate Counsel at Exstar Financial Corporation