House Divided Project
Dickinson College students and staff are creating a wide variety of resources to honor the Civil War's 150th anniversary (2011-15) and to help America's classrooms learn more about this pivotal conflict.
House Divided Project
PO Box 1773 / Dickinson College
Carlisle, PA 17013
Recent News Archive
Posted on May 13, 2011 | 1 CommentThe House Divided Project made its official launch on the weekend of April 15 – 16, 2011 as part of a series of events designed to commemorate the beginning of the Civil War 150th anniversary. The launch weekend included a documentary film festival, K-12 teacher...
Posted on December 1, 2010 | No Comments“American History TV” on C-SPAN 3 featured an episode inside the classroom buy viagra online of House Divided Project co-director Matthew Pinsker. C-SPAN cameras followed Pinsker as he led a discussion cialis online about Abraham Lincoln and the election of 1860 for a class at...
Posted on May 7, 2010 | No CommentsThe March 2010 issue of America’s Civil War calls the House Divided research engine “one of the most compelling sesquicentennial online projects” and predicts the site “will become a great resource for synthesizing many seemingly disparate elements of how and what we learn and teach...
Posted on May 7, 2010 | No CommentsFrom Josh Stecker at A History Teacher’s Blog (June 8, cialis online pharmacy 2009): “The Ultimate Civil War Resource: Dickinson College’s House Divided website endeavors to be the most complete digital archive of the U.S. Civil War. They’ve got it all. Entering the site will...
Posted on May 6, 2010 | No CommentsThe Gilder Lehrman Institute recently published a new essay by House Divided co-director Matthew Pinsker in their December 2010 issue of History Now. As Pinsker explains in “The Underground Railroad and the Coming of War”: “The Underground Railroad was a buy viagra online metaphor. Yet...
Posted on May 6, 2010 | No CommentsClaiming that the fast-growing House Divided research engine shows admirable “sophistication,” Civil War Times recently reviewed elements of the project in the August 2010 issue: “The House Divided Project builds on the experience of Dickinson College’s graduates to interpret the war era. Dickinson boasts a...
Posted on May 5, 2010 | No CommentsOn Sunday September 12, 2010 members of the White Carnation League met at Dickinson College’s Waidner-Spahr Library for generic viagra price an opportunity to conduct research and share information with the House Divided Project’s staff and student interns. This event was organized as part of...
Posted on January 4, 2010 | No CommentsOn Saturday morning, April 16, 2011, Matthew Pinsker will lead a teacher workshop focused on introducing educators to a variety of the best online resources for the study of the Civil War including many of the new tools provided by the House Divided Project. America’s...
Posted on January 2, 2010 | No CommentsYale University historian David W. Blight will speak on Saturday, April 16, 2011 at 7pm in the Anita Tuvin Schlector Auditorium (ATS) at Dickinson College, providing a keynote address for the opening of the Civil War 150th anniversary and the House Divided Project launch weekend....