Graduate History Student Union

2021/22 GHSU executive members (L-R): Back: Melissa Wing, vice-president; Cassandra Hadley, GHR co-editor; Dax Tate, GSS representative Middle: Jacquelyn McClure, secretary; Aimee Richard, president; Nick Paquin, treasurer Front: Ireland Good, first-year representative; Jessie Johnston, events coordinator *Not pictured: Emiliee Petrie, GHR co-editor

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 2021-22

Position Name
President Aimee Richard
Vice President Melissa Wing
Events Coordinator Jessie Johnston
Secretary Jacquelyn McClure
Treasurer Nick Paquin
First Year rep. Ireland Good
GHR Co-Editors Cassandra Hadley & Emilee Petrie
GSS rep. Dax Tate
TAC Kästle Van Der Meer

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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!