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Cheryl Trauscht

Teaching Assistant, Research Assistant

Research Interests

Early Modern British Atlantic

Early Modern Labor

State Formation & Taxation



B.F.A., Theatre Arts, Illinois Wesleyan University

B.A., History, Illinois Wesleyan University

M.A., English Literature, DePaul University

M.S., Accountancy, DePaul University


Predissertation Travel Grant, Summer 2023

Awards and Honors

Laurence M. Larson Scholarship for Graduate Student in Medieval/English History, 2022-2023

Courses Taught

HIST 103, A History of Everything: The Big Bang to Big Data, Fall 2022

HIST 100, Global History, Spring 2023

HIST 170, US History to 1877-ACP (Advanced Composition), Fall 2023 & Spring 2024