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Tom Prasch

Chair/Professor, History
College of Arts and Sciences
1700 SW College Ave
Topeka, KS 66621-1117
Degrees & Certifications
Univ of Nebraska at Lincoln, Bachelor of Arts
Univ of Nebraska at Lincoln, Master of Arts
Indiana Univ Bloomington, Doctor of Philosophy
Academic History

At Washburn University since 1997

  • HI 100 A, Survey-Early Wld Hist.
  • HI 101 A, Chngng Wld Hist: Trad & Trans
  • HI 300 D, Topics in History
  • HI 338 A, Victorian Britain, c. 1830-WWI
  • HI 398 A, Directed Readings
  • HI 399 A, Historical Methods & Research
  • HI 598 GA, Directed Readings
  • HN 302 A, Seminar in the Social Sciences
  • LS 602 GB, Intdscplinary Smr Soc Sciences
Scholarly Interests/Activities

Victorian Britain

British Empire

Service Interests/Activities


Department Chair, ex-President of Faculty Senate, ex-Division head, many committees


Kansas Humanities Council ‘Speakers’ Bureau and TALK program


ex-President , Midwest Victorian Studies Association; Vice-President, Kansas Association of Historians