Graduate Student Association
The History Graduate Student Association
coordinates book sales and provides camaraderie and intellectual
community to history graduate students and the larger UGA community.
Universal associations for all graduate students campus wide include the
Student Association and the UGA Graduate and
Ph.D. Representative and President: Kylie Horney
MA Representative and Book Sale Coordinator: Hilary Phillips
Professional Development Workshop Coordinator: Dave Thomson
Speaker Series Coordinator: Dillon Carroll
Secretary-Treasurer: Ashton Ellett
Activities of the HGSA have included the
Annual Graduate Student Lecture Series
- 2010 - Dr. Michael Fellman, Simon Fraser University, Professor of
History and Liberal Studies, "John Brown:Terrorism
in a Slave Society"
- 2008 – Dr. Tera W. Hunter, Princeton University, Professor
of History and African American Studies, “‘Until Death or Distance
Do You Part’”: Marriage and Slavery in the Nineteenth Century”
- 2007 – Dr. Glenda
Elizabeth Gilmore, Yale University, Peter V. and C. Vann Woodward
Professor of History, "Guts, Greyhounds, and Gandhi: Pauli
Murray's Civil Rights Movement"