Department of History Calendar—Spring 2024

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January 2024

Wednesday, January 24
PhD Comprehensive Exams: Updated process overview
presented by Dr. Andrew Daily, MI 209, 4:00 pm
Friday, January 26
History Department Faculty Meeting - TBA


February 2024

Thursday, February 15 - Friday, February 16

2024 GAAAH Conference

Thursday, February 15
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Shelby Room (UC 342)
Iris Room (UC 338)

Friday, February 16

8:30 am - 6:30 pm
Shelby Room (UC 342)
Iris Room (UC 338)

Thursday, February 15

GAAAH Conference Keynote Address

“Rebel Archives: The Life and Legacy of Queen Mother Audley Moore.”

presented by Dr. Ashley D. Farmer (University of Texas at Austin)

Mitchell Hall 200 (Auditorium), 6:00-9:00 pm

Friday, February 23
Teaching Brownbag - hosted by Dr. Cookie Woolner, TBA, 12:30 pm
Friday, February 23
History Department Faculty Meeting - TBA
Thursday, February 29
HIstory Major / Minor Social, Mitchell Hall Lobby, 12:30-1:30 pm


March 2024

Friday, March 1

GHA Workshop on grant and research proposals, MI 309, 12:30-1:30 pm
Hosted by Dr. Brad Dixon

Thursday, March 21
History Matters Lecture, MI 200, 3:00 pm
"Uncovering Hidden Histories" - presented by Dr. Cookie Woolner
Thursday, March 28

Belle McWilliams Lecture in History

"Bossy Women": Voices and Stories from the Early South
presented by Alejandra Dubcovsky // University of California, Riverside

5:30pm Reception // 6:00pm Lecture
Maxine Smith University Center Shelby Room (UC 342)

This event is jointly sponsored by the Department of History and the Marcus W. Orr Center for the Humanities.


April 2024

Friday, April 5
Prospectus Session, MI 309, 1:30 pm
Wednesday, April 10

Phi Alpha Theta Initiation and Departmental Awards Banquet
University Center - River Room (300)
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Friday, April 12
GHA Panel Discussion: Careers in museums and public history, MI 309, 12:30-1:20 pm
featuring Caroline Corrico, Darcy Hackley and Ryan Jones
Thursday, April 25

Research Brown Bag: Dr. Yaowen Dong, MI 309, 1:00 pm

History Department Faculty Meeting, MI 309, 2:00 pm

Retirement reception, 3:30 pm