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Our annual conference is usually held at an institution located within one of the states we serve.

As we continue to grow, we continue to evolve.  Thank you for your patience as the website evolves, too.

More to come...


​MWWHA publishes

The Middle Ground Journal

The MWWHA serves Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.


A Members Only area with forums and other great stuff.

(It's a continuing project, so there may be a few rough edges here and there.)

If you know of world history events in your area, log in to the Members Only Area and let everyone know about it!

Featured Local Events

Past Featured Local Events

A Cinematic Look at Political Violence in Latin America, hosted by the Center for Holocaust & Genocide Studies at the University of Minnesota, Fridays, October and November 2014, 2:00-4:00PM, Room 710 Social Sciences Building, Presented by Paula Ceullar, 2014-2015 Badzin Fellow in Holocaust & Genocide Studies.
Monday, October 20
Department of Anthropology Sociocultural Brown Bag Series Talk: "Pluralizing Colonial Memory"
Katherine Hayes | University of Minnesota, Dept of Anthropology
12:00pm | 445 Heller Hall
Call for nominations: MWWHA Executive Committee 
We invite nominations identifying qualified and motivated individuals to serve as part of the Executive Committee of the Midwest World History Association.  Nominations are sought for three positions on the Executive Council Terms will start on January 1, 2015, with Executive Committee members serving for a three-year period. 

Duties of an Executive Committee member is described on the MWWHA "about" page

Please send an email to self-nominate or nominate someone else, which should be cleared with the person you intend to nominate.  Each nomination should also include a short nominee statement of 100 words or less and should be a current member of the MWWHA in good standing. 

Submit your nomination by November 29th to Tom Barker:

The election will take place from December 1st – December 13th. 

MWWHA Election Committee (Tom Barker, Louisa Rice)