History Undergraduate Group


  • Initiate conversations among students interested in historical topics
  • Organize academic and social events that facilitate opportunities for student-teacher networking outside of the classroom
  • Improve informal communication between students and professors
  • Provide new events during the semester for members of the student body, majors and non-majors alike
  • Work with the Graduate Studies Department to discuss current research areas and career opportunities beyond college with undergrads

Past Events

Movie Nights:
The Horse Soldiers with Professor Gary Gallagher
Breach with Prof. Gerald Haines

Club Meetings:
Monthly conferences with students and professors to brainstorm new ideas and new ways to get involved with community events

Upcoming Events

  • Due to their success, continued Movie Nights! Snacks and refreshments provided; stay tuned for specific dates for Fall 2010!
  • Trivia Nights
  • Historical Tours of Charlottesville and Monticello, subject to availability
  • Panel with Graduate Students
  • Co-Sponsored events with the Miller Center


Email: historygroup@virginia.edu
Where to find us: First Friday of every month, Nau 2nd floor commons

President: Michael Warburton maw8wb@virginia.edu
Liaison Manager: Robert Parrish rap2s@virginia.edu
Treasurer: Prerna Talreja pmt4g@virginia.edu