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At Michigan, Medieval and Early Modern Studies is an interdisciplinary program with students and faculty from many departments and degree programs across the university. Among similar programs nationally and internationally, MEMS is distinctive because of its global conception—embracing work on the Middle East, Africa, Asia, and the Americas as well as Europe, the traditional focus of MEMS scholarship.

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We strive to support our students and faculty on the front lines of learning and research; to steward our planet, our community, our campus. To do this, the program in Medieval and Early Modern Studies needs you—because the world needs Victors.