Graduate History Student Union

2020/21 GHSU executive members (L-R): Top row: Michelle Snidal, Allison Eccleston, Melissa Wing / Middle row: Rachel Schneider, Chantelle deMontmorency, Dave Lang / Bottom row: Anne-Marie Pearce, Jesse Robertson, Katey Flechl

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 2020-21

Position Name
President Katey Flechl
Vice President Allison Eccleston
Treasurer Allison Eccleston
Secretary Jesse Robertson
Events Coordinator Melissa Wing
Local Events Coordinator Anne-Marie Pearce
GSS Representative Michelle Snidal
GHR Editor Dave Lang
First year representative Chantelle deMontmorency
CUPE representative & Shop Steward Rachel Schneider

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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!