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Program: History

Central Texas Military History Symposium


Together with the University of North Texas, we host the annual Central Texas Military History Symposium. Besides providing a forum for paper presentations, the symposium hosts prominent speakers from the military and the academy.

Past speakers

  • Dr. Richard McCaslin, author of Lee in the Shadow of Washington, which was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize in 2001;
  • Lt. General (Retired) Dave Palmer, former superintendent of the US Military Academy and author of Washington and Arnold.
  • Dr. Dennis Showalter, Professor of History at Colorado College and author of Tannenburg: Clash of Empires, 1914, The Wars of Frederick the Great, and most recently, Armor and Blood: The Battle for Kursk.
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