Undergraduate History Conference 2014

IMG_8522 (2)This Saturday, 22nd February, the University of St Andrews History Society will host its inaugural Undergraduate History Conference. The conference, on the theme of Individuals and Impact in History, will feature ten undergraduate students from universities across the UK presenting papers covering a range of individuals, periods, and historical themes. The day will also feature a keynote lecture by Professor Gerard De Groot of the St Andrews School of History.

There are a limited number of tickets available for this event. The £5.00 cost includes a full programme pack, breakfast, refreshments and lunch. Tickets must be reserved for and paid for on the day. To reserve a ticket or for more information please visit the History Society website.

This innovative and interactive event is designed to showcase some of the very best historical research currently being carried out by undergraduates, and to provide students and other attendees with the opportunity to engage in exciting debates and in valuable peer-to-peer learning.

About standrewshistory
With over forty full time members of staff researching and teaching on European, American and Asian history from the dawn of the Middle Ages to the present day, the School of History at the University of St Andrews has one of the finest faculty and diverse teaching programmes of any School of History in the English speaking world. The School boasts expertise in Mediaeval and Modern History, from S cotland to Byzantium and the Americas to the Middle East and South Asia.Thematic interests include religious history, urban history, transnationalism, historiography and nationalism. The School of History prides itself on small group teaching and tutorials allowing for in depth study and supervision tailored to secure the best from each student. Cutting edge research combined with teaching excellence offer a dynamic and intellectually stimulating environment for the study of History.

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