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Department of History : Summer Seminar

2016 West Point Summer Seminar in Military History




The West Point Summer Seminar in Military History will tentatively take place from 6-21 June 2016 at West Point. Focused on the American Civil War, the event will include guest speakers, faculty presenting pedagogy, historical weapons discussions, and staff rides to a variety of battlefields.  Participants will spend several days traveling away from West Point and can expect to experience moderate physical exertion from spending several hours walking through various types of terrain in June weather.  Questions can be sent to CPT Eric Smith at  The application packet should include:  
Please send all documents to CPT Eric Smith digitally at
***The deadline for application is January 6, 2016.***