William   L.  Adams

Part-Time Lecturer  

Phone: (956) 882-8989
Email: William.Adams@utb.edu

Dr. William L. Adams

Born Aug. 25, 1946 in Connecticut. Doctorate in History 1975, Univ. of North Dakota. Naval Officer 1967-1972. Professor at UTB since 1989.

  • Education

    • MA, Political Science, State University of New York at Binghamton, 1979
    • DA, History, University of North Dakota, 1975
    • MA, European History, University of North Dakota, 1973
    • BA, History & English, Central State College, 1966
  • Currently Teaching

    HIST 1302 50 - U.S. History II:
    Syllabus
    Course Evaluations
    Textbooks
    HIST 2321 03 - World History I:
    Syllabus
    Course Evaluations
    Textbooks




Selected Publications


  • William Adams. Night Song and other True Tales of the Orient. Waco, Texas: Nortex Press, 2010.

  • William Adams. "Conversations with the NVA". Vietnam. Leesburg, Virginia: Vietnam Magazine, no. October, 2005 October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 2005: 5.

  • William Adams. Valley Vets II: Korean and Vietnam Veterans of the Lower Rio Grande Valley. Austin, Texas: Eakin Press, 2004.

  • William Adams. Remembering Xinxiang. Austin, Texas: Nortex Press, 2001.

  • William Adams. ""Christians in Xinxiang"," Remembering Xinxiang. Brownsville, Texas: The Brownsville Herald, no. April 15, 2001 April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 2001: 3.

  • William Adams. "The Shark". McAllen, Texas: Mesquite Review, no. February/March 2000 March 2000: 5.

  • William Adams. Valley Vets: Texan World War II Veterans of the Lower Rio Grande Valley. Austin, Texas: Eakin Press, 1999.

  • William Adams. "On Patrol in Brownsville". Texas Police Star. Austin, Texas: Texas Police Star Magazine, 10, no. Number 2,Summer 1997 1997: 6.

  • William Adams Portrait of a Border City: Brownsville, Texas. Austin, Texas: Eakin Press, 1997.

  • William Adams. ""Down and Out in Brownsville"," Portrait of a Border City: Brownsville, Texas. Brownsville, Texas: THe Brownsville Herald, no. February 18, 1996 February 1996: 3.



Selected Presentations


  • William Adams. ""The Intellectual's Lecture Week"," "The Intellectual's Lecture Week", Henan Normal University, Xinxiang, Henan Province, China (April 2008)

  • William Adams. "Valley Vets II: Korean and Vietnam Veterans of the Rio Grande Valley," Lecture/book signing, Historic Brownsville Museum, Brownsville, Texas (September 2005)

  • William Adams. ""China's Good Points; China's Bad Points"," Anyang University Forum, Anyang University, Anyang, Henan Province, China (May 2002)

  • William Adams. "Remembering Xinxiang," Lecture/book signing, Historic Brownsville Museum, Brownsville, Texas (December 2001)

  • William Adams. ""Valley Veterans of World War II"," Lecture/ Book Signing, Walden Books, Sunrise Mall, Brownsville, Texas (May 1999)

  • William Adams. ""Valley Vets"," Lecture/Book Signing, The Historic Brownsville Museum, Brownsville, Texas (May 1999)

Current Courses

HIST 1302 50 - U.S. History II:
Syllabus
Course Evaluations
Textbooks
HIST 2321 03 - World History I:
Syllabus
Course Evaluations
Textbooks

Previous Courses