Deadline Extended for 11th Annual Loyola University Chicago History Graduate Student Conference!

 Call for Papers

Eleventh Annual

Loyola University Chicago History Graduate Student Conference

November 15, 2014

Loyola University Chicago Water Tower Campus, Chicago, IL

Masters and doctoral graduate students in any field of historical study are invited to submit proposals to present individual research papers at Loyola’s Eleventh Annual History Graduate Student Conference.  Panel applications and individual papers focusing on borderlands and transnational studies, urban history, gender history, and public history are especially encouraged.  We also welcome papers about history projects in the digital humanities. The goal of this conference is to provide an opportunity for students to gain experience presenting original research projects and to receive feedback from their peers on their work.

Prizes of $150 and $50 will be awarded to the top two conference presentations.  Loyola graduate students are ineligible for these monetary awards, but an honorable mention will be given to the top Loyola presentation.

Individual proposals should include: submitter’s name, contact information, institutional affiliation(s), a one page abstract of the paper (with a title), and a brief biographical statement indicating your academic status along with a return address and current e-mail address.  Panel proposals should include the above as well as a brief description of the panel itself.  Please note that submissions will be accepted as time and space permit.  For more information please visit loyolahistoryconference.com or our department webpage at http://www.luc.edu/history/graduate/conference_test.shtml.

Deadline for submissions is Monday, September 8, 2014.  E-mail proposals as an attachment to the HGSA Conference Committee at: HGSA@luc.edu or mail to:

History Graduate Student Association
Attn: Hope Shannon
Loyola University Chicago
Department of History
1032 West Sheridan Rd.
Chicago, Illinois 60660

For more information about the conference, please contact the HGSA Conference Committee at: HGSA@luc.edu. Sponsored by the History Graduate Student Association, Loyola University Chicago.

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Deadline Extended for 10th Annual Loyola University Chicago History Graduate Student Conference!

Call for Papers

Tenth Annual

Loyola University Chicago History Graduate Student Conference

November 9, 2013

Loyola University, Water Tower Campus, Chicago, IL

Masters and doctoral graduate students in any field of historical study are invited to submit proposals to present individual research papers at Loyola’s Tenth Annual History Graduate Student Conference. Panel applications and individual papers focusing on borderlands and transnational studies, urban history, gender history, and public history projects are especially encouraged. This year we also welcome submissions of digital history projects based on original research. The goal of this conference is to provide an opportunity for students to gain experience presenting original research papers and receiving feedback from their peers on their work.

Prizes of $150 and $50 will be awarded to the top two conference presentations. Loyola graduate students are ineligible for these monetary awards, but an honorable mention will be given to the top Loyola presentation.

Individual proposals should include: submitter’s name, contact information, institutional affiliation(s), a one page abstract of the paper (with a title), and a brief biographical statement indicating your academic status along with a return address and current e-mail address. Panel proposals should include the above as well as a brief description of the panel itself.  Please note that submissions will be accepted as time and space permit. For more information please visit http://loyolahistoryconference.com/ or our department webpage at http://luc.edu/history/hgsa.shtml.

Deadline for submissions is Monday, September 9th, 2013. E-mail proposals as an attachment to Katie Macica, Conference Committee Co-Chair at: HGSA@luc.edu or mail to:

History Graduate Student Association

c/o Katie Macica

Loyola University Chicago

History Department

1032 West Sheridan Rd.

Chicago, Illinois 60660

For more information about the conference, please contact Katie Macica at: HGSA@luc.edu

Sponsored by the History Graduate Student Association, Loyola University Chicago

Call for Papers: 10th Annual Loyola University Chicago History Graduate Student Conference

Call for Papers

Tenth Annual

Loyola University Chicago History Graduate Student Conference

November 9, 2013

Loyola University, Water Tower Campus, Chicago, IL

Masters and doctoral graduate students in any field of historical study are invited to submit proposals to present individual research papers at Loyola’s Tenth Annual History Graduate Student Conference. Panel applications and individual papers focusing on borderlands and transnational studies, urban history, gender history, and public history projects are especially encouraged. This year we also welcome submissions of digital history projects based on original research. The goal of this conference is to provide an opportunity for students to gain experience presenting original research papers and receiving feedback from their peers on their work.

Prizes of $150 and $50 will be awarded to the top two conference presentations. Loyola graduate students are ineligible for these monetary awards, but an honorable mention will be given to the top Loyola presentation.

Individual proposals should include: submitter’s name, contact information, institutional affiliation(s), a one page abstract of the paper (with a title), and a brief biographical statement indicating your academic status along with a return address and current e-mail address. Panel proposals should include the above as well as a brief description of the panel itself.  Please note that submissions will be accepted as time and space permit. For more information please visit http://loyolahistoryconference.com/ or our department webpage at http://luc.edu/history/hgsa.shtml.

Deadline for submissions is Monday, August 19th, 2013. E-mail proposals as an attachment to Katie Macica, Conference Committee Co-Chair at: HGSA@luc.edu or mail to:

History Graduate Student Association

c/o Katie Macica

Loyola University Chicago

History Department

1032 West Sheridan Rd.

Chicago, Illinois 60660

For more information about the conference, please contact Katie Macica at: HGSA@luc.edu

Sponsored by the History Graduate Student Association, Loyola University Chicago

One Week Left to Accept!

The Loyola University Chicago Graduate Student Conference committee has selected panelists for our November 3rd conference.  Emails went out on Friday, September 14th and the deadline for acceptances is October 1st.   We received more proposals than could be accomodated in a one day conference, so unforutantely we were unable to accept all of the qualified […]

Deadline for Conference Submissions Extended

Thank you to all who have submitted proposals for the 2012 Loyola University Chicago History Graduate Student Conference!  The conference committee will be meeting in the coming weeks to review the material and hopes to get back to all candiates by mid-September.

For anyone still interested in submitting a proposal, please note that the deadline  has been extended to Monday, September 3rd.  The updated CFP is included below.

Call for Papers

Ninth Annual

Loyola University Chicago History Graduate Student Conference

November 3, 2012

Loyola University, Water Tower Campus, Chicago, IL

Masters and doctoral graduate students in any field of historical study are invited to submit proposals to present individual research papers at Loyola’s Ninth Annual History Graduate Student Conference.  Panel applications and individual papers focusing on borderlands and transnational studies, urban history, gender history, and public history projects are especially encouraged. The goal of this conference is to provide an opportunity for students to gain experience presenting original research papers and receiving feedback from their peers on their work.

Prizes of $150 and $50 will be awarded to the top two conference presentations.  Loyola graduate students are ineligible for these monetary awards, but an honorable mention will be given to the top Loyola presentation.

Individual proposals should include: submitter’s name, contact information, institutional affiliation(s), a one page abstract of the paper (with a title), and a brief biographical statement indicating your academic status along with a return address and current e-mail address.  Panel proposals should include the above as well as a brief description of the panel itself.  Please note that submissions will be accepted as time and space permit.  For more information please visit http://loyolahistoryconference.com/ or our department webpage at http://luc.edu/history/hgsa.shtml.

Deadline for submissions extended to Monday, September 3rd, 2012.  E-mail proposals as an attachment to Laura Johns, Conference Committee Chair at: HGSA@luc.edu or mail to:

History Graduate Student Association

c/o Laura Johns

Loyola University Chicago

History Department

1032 West Sheridan Rd.

Chicago, Illinois 60660

For more information about the conference, please contact Laura Johns at: HGSA@luc.edu

Sponsored by the History Graduate Student Association, Loyola University Chicago

Call for Papers: 9th Annual Loyola University Chicago Graduate Student History Conference

Call for Papers

Ninth Annual

Loyola University Chicago History Graduate Student Conference

November 3, 2012

Loyola University, Water Tower Campus, Chicago, IL

Masters and doctoral graduate students in any field of historical study are invited to submit proposals to present individual research papers at Loyola’s Ninth Annual History Graduate Student Conference.  Panel applications and individual papers focusing on borderlands and transnational studies, urban history, gender history, and public history projects are especially encouraged. The goal of this conference is to provide an opportunity for students to gain experience presenting original research papers and receiving feedback from their peers on their work.Read More »

The Field Is Set!

The Loyola University Chicago Graduate Student Conference committee has selected panelists for our November 5 conference. Quality and quantity of submissions far outpaced our expectations, causing us to face many tough choices. We weighed the strength of each submission with the creation of coherently themed panels–no easy task. Fueled by coffee and donuts, we prevailed.

We welcome to our 8th annual conference scholars from Wisconsin-Madison, Cal Berkeley, Northern Illinois, Loyola Chicago, Brown, Cal State Northridge, George Mason, Texas, Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Illinois Chicago, Buffalo, Minnesota, Miami of Ohio, TCU, Nebraska-Lincoln, Notre Dame, Harvard, UC Santa Barbara, Iowa State, Southern Illinois, University of North Carolina, Northwestern, University of Colorado at Boulder, and Yale.

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