College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Welcome to the History Graduate Student Organization

The History Graduate Student Organization (HGSO) is charged with assisting the academic development of the University of Kansas’s History graduate students. To fulfill this charge, the HGSO has organized monthly Professional Development events, planned graduate student works-in-progress workshops, and organized academic conferences. During the 2013-2014 academic year the HGSO hosted "Intersections: The First Annual Kansas Conference on History." The HGSO also strives to ease the transition to Graduate School for incoming students. The HGSO Mentoring Program assigns an HGSO member to each first-year graduate student, offering guidance and support to our newest cohort.


Statement of Support


Please click here for the HGSO statement of support for the ongoing efforts to combat racial discrimination at the University of Kansas.

2018-2019 HGSO Leadership Team

President: Marjorie Galelli
Vice President: Dan Chmill
Secretary: Steve Davis
Social Chair: Brian Morano 
Union Rep: Preston Decker
Treasurer: Wenjun Yang


Now Enrolling

Fall 2019

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