Join the Department of History’s undergraduate community. Explore historical questions, plan and execute events, and make friends through the History Student Association.
History Students’ Association
The History Students Association (HSA) represents UBC’s history majors, minors, honours, and all those passionate about history!
The group organizes events throughout the year, connecting students with the History Department, and providing opportunities to network with fellow history lovers on both academic and social levels.
Events include trivia nights, the annual HSA tea party, movie nights, socials, and pub crawls. The HSA also organizes academically focused events such as essay editing sessions, which occur during the midterm and finals season.
Through the Undergraduate Journal of World History, the HSA provides a platform for students to share their scholarly research and to participate in the peer-editing process to fine-tune their historical thinking skills.
President: Suyesha Dutta
Treasurer: Alfred Goy
VP Internal: Elizabeth Elliott
VP External: Hannah Feodorov
Social Coordinator: Ben Geisberg
Social Coordinator: Dylan Sanderson
Academic Coordinator: Sofia Santamaria
The HSA always welcomes new members, feel free to email them directly for more information.
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The UBC Journal of Historical Studies (JHS)
The UBC Journal of Historical Studies (JHS) is a student-run publication at UBC, active since 2004. Formerly known as The Atlas, the JHS produces a yearly journal that showcases high quality, historically-relevant work by undergraduate students. Their goal is to engage students with research and all of its possibilities, and contribute to a thriving academic community on the UBC Campus.
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