Graduate History Student Union

Previous GHSU members Annelise Kempling, Stephen Chapco and Patrick Bradley on a hiking trip.

The GHSU is an organization of graduate students in the Department of History at the University of Victoria.

Its mandate includes:

  • Promoting and representing graduate student interests within the Department of History.
  • Providing a forum for discussion of issues and concerns of graduate history students.
  • Promoting the work of graduate history students through lectures, workshops, and publications.
  • Promoting inter-student relationships, and fostering a community spirit within the department.
  • Publishing The Graduate History Review, our annual graduate history journal.

GHSU Executive 2017-18

Position Name
President Andrew Johnston
Vice President Kelsey Lessard
Treasurer Nat Hayes
Secretary Nat Hayes
Events Coordinators Kristina Celli & Katie Hughes
GSS Representative Tim Cunningham
GHR Editor Darren Reid
First year representative Michelle Snidal
CUPE representative & Shop Steward Dave Lang

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The Graduate History Review

The Graduate History Review (formerly Preteritus), is a journal that features the work of emerging scholars working in all areas of history.

Check out the Graduate History Review online!