Rushika Hage

Adjunct Instructor in History

Prof. Hage and five of her students holding replicas of Roman shields
From left to right: Prof. Hage, Michaela Lee ’17, Grace Wiegand ’16, Brandon Sebey ’16, Emily Ruud ’17, Mitch DeHaan ’17

Educational Background

B.A., College of St. Benedict
M.A., University of California, San Diego

Courses Taught

  • HIS311 Roman Civilization
  • HIS312 Medieval Europe

Research Interests

Rushika specializes in the history of medieval Spain, with particular interests in Black Madonnas and early exploration and trade. With her husband Christopher, she’s also the author of a book on the history and architecture of Minneapolis’ Nicollet Island (Nodin Press, 2010).