Dr. Whitney Snow
» Assistant Professor
Twentieth-Century U.S., Southern, Rural, Agricultural, Labor, Science, Environmental, Oral
|Semester||Course #||Section||Course Name||Location||Days / Times|
|Details||Fall 2014||HIST 5383||101||Popular Culture||Prothro-Yeager Hall 202||
|Details||Fall 2014||HIST 3383||101||Popular Culture||Prothro-Yeager Hall 202||
|Details||Fall 2014||HIST 1133||103||Survey American History to 1865||Prothro-Yeager Hall 103||
|Details||Fall 2014||HIST 1133||104||Survey American History to 1865||Prothro-Yeager Hall 103||
|Details||Fall 2014||HIST 1133||105||Survey American History to 1865||Prothro-Yeager Hall 103||
|Details||Spring 2014||HIST 5143||201||New South||Prothro-Yeager Hall 202||
|Details||Spring 2014||HIST 4143||201||New South||Prothro-Yeager Hall 202||
|Details||Spring 2014||HIST 1233||207||Survey American History since 1865||Prothro-Yeager Hall 103||
|Details||Spring 2014||HIST 1233||206||Survey American History Since 1865||Bolin Hall 127||
|Details||Spring 2014||HIST 1233||205||Survey American History Since 1865||D.L. Ligon Coliseum 223||
|Details||Fall 2013||HIST 1233||101||Survey American History Since 1865||Prothro-Yeager Hall 103||
|Details||Fall 2013||HIST 1133||105||Survey American History to 1865||Martin Hall 108||
|Details||Fall 2013||HIST 1133||106||Survey American History to 1865||Prothro-Yeager Hall 103||
|Details||Fall 2013||HIST 1133||101||Survey American History to 1865||Prothro-Yeager Hall 103||
|The University of Alabama in Huntsville||B.A.||2006-12-10 0:0:0|
|The University of Alabama in Huntsville||M.A.||2008-8-1 0:0:0|
|Mississippi State University||Ph.D.||2013-5-11 0:0:0|
|Institution||Position||Start Date /||End Date|
|Mississippi State University||Graduate Teaching Assistant||2008-Aug||2013-May|
|Midwestern State University||Assistant Professor||2013-Aug||Present|
“Ambitious Youth: Andrew Jackson’s Quest for Honor in the Interstate Slave Trade,” Southern Historical Association 80th Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, November 13-16, 2014.
“Pink Clouds in Dixie: Tung Tree Tourism in the Gulf South,” Gulf South History & Humanities Conference, Galveston, TX, October 9-11, 2014.
“American Tung Oil: A Cultural Remaking,” Agricultural Historical Society Conference, Provo, UT, June 19-22, 2014.
Attendee, Symposium for History Undergraduate Research, Starkville, MS, May 2-3, 2014.
“‘No Wilderness Left to Cherish’: The Toll of Tourism on The Great Smoky Mountains National Park,” Midwestern State University’s 5th Annual Scholarship Colloquium, Wichita Falls, TX, April 24-25, 2014.
Attendee, Southwest Social Sciences Association, San Antonio, TX, April 17-19, 2014.
Chair (2 panels), Northeast Texas Regional Phi Alpha Theta History Conference, Denton, TX, April 5, 2014.
“The Empress Tree: Paulownia tomentosa and its Transition from Blessing to Bane over the Course of the Twentieth Century,” Phi Alpha Theta Biennial Convention, Albuquerque, NM, January 2-5, 2014.
“Conservation and the American Tung Tree: The Remaking of Cut-over Pinelands along the Gulf Coast,” East Texas Historical Association Conference, Nacogdoches, TX, September 26-28, 2013.
“What’s in a Name? The Gulf South Tung Oil Industry in Popular Culture,” Alabama Association of Historians Conference, Northwest-Shoals Community College, February 22-23, 2013.
Attendee, Southern Historical Association 78th Annual Meeting, Mobile, AL, November 1-4, 2012.
Attendee, Morrill Land-Grant Conference, Starkville, MS, October 3-6, 2012.
“Toiling the Soil and Reaping Oil: The Cultivation of a Tree Called Tung,” Agricultural Historical Society Conference, Manhattan, KS, June 6-9, 2012.
“A Tough Nut to Crack: Tung Oil and Agricultural Policy, 1938-1976,” Forum on Agricultural, Rural, and Environmental History, Millsaps College, Jackson, MS, April 13-14, 2012.
“The Quest for a Domestic Tung Oil Industry, 1902-1945: Early Motivations, Obstacles, and the Impact of World War II,” The Center for the History of Agriculture, Science, and the Environment in the South (CHASES): The Experiment Station Forum, Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS, February 3, 2012.
“Tung Oil Turmoil: The Rise and Fall of a Gulf Coast Crop, 1930-1969,” Gulf South History and Humanities Conference, University of West Florida, Pensacola, FL, October 20-22, 2011.
“Science and The Domestic Tung Oil Industry,” Ohio Valley Historical Conference, Murray State University, Murray, KY, October 6-8, 2011.
“Tung Tide: Chemurgy and The Domestic Tung Oil Industry,” Agricultural History Society Conference, Springfield, IL, June 15-18, 2011.
The Roots of the 1934 National Textile Strike: Huntsville, Alabama,” Southern Labor Studies Conference, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, April 7-10, 2011.
“Along The Flint River: The Early Mills of Madison County,” University of Alabama in Birmingham History Forum, University of Alabama in Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, March 5, 2011.
“Strike Out: The 1934 National Textile Strike in Huntsville, Alabama,” Ohio Valley Historical Conference, Tennessee Tech University, Cookeville, TN, October 14-16, 2010.
“‘A Great Step Forward?’: Senator John C. Stennis and the Textile Fiber Products Identification Act of 1960,” Mid-America Conference on History, University of Arkansas, Little Rock, AK, September 23-25, 2010.
“Teaching Young Dogs New Tricks: Early Boys’ and Girls’ Clubs in Central Mississippi,” Forum on Agricultural, Rural, and Environmental History, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, April 10, 2010.
College Research and Development Committee Research Grant ($500), Midwestern State University, 2014
College Research and Development Committee Travel Grant ($1,275), Midwestern State University, 2013
Judge, 1st Moffett Library Research Award, 2014
Judge (Posters and Oral Presentations), Undergraduate Research & Creative Activity Forum, Midwestern State University, April 25, 2014
Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), Midwestern State University, 2014-
Faculty Editorial Board, Ibid: A Student History Journal (Texas Woman’s University), 2014-
Judge (Posters and Oral Presentations), Undergraduate Research & Creative Activity Forum, Midwestern State University, November 22, 2013.
Faculty Sponsor, History Club, Midwestern State University, 2014-
Faculty Co-Sponsor, Tau-Gamma Chapter of Phi Alpha Theta, Midwestern State University, 2013-