The faculty of the Department of History hosts the Annual Student History Conference each year at the Pittenger Student Center. History students are invited to share research and writing with interested students and faculty in an informal setting. Conference organizers welcome submissions of papers, teaching units, and multimedia presentations prepared for courses in the Department of History during the current calendar year.

Prizes will be awarded for the best undergraduate and graduate submissions.

For more information, please contact the conference committee chair, Professor Simon Balto.


The 2018 Student History Conference will be held on February 23, 2018.

Keynote address by Dr. Caroline Janney, Purdue University.
"Monuments and Myths: How the Civil War Generation Remembered the Conflict"

2018 Call for Papers (deadline January 12, 2018).