The 2022 WHA Graduate Student Caucus Election will be held this August, with new members being introduced at the 2022 WHA Conference in San Antonio, and we want YOU to get involved! Take a look at positions up for election and consider nominating yourself for a position.
We encourage self-nominations, and ask that you send a brief (200-word) bio, along with a photo for the election website no later than June 15, 2022. Please send all information to email@example.com.
If you have any questions, please contact us at the above email.
This is a fantastic opportunity to provide service and get experience working with a professional organization!
For more detail on each position within the GSC, as well as responsibilities and expectations of each role, click here.
The Western History Association Graduate Student Caucus is devoted to serving the needs of students of Western History by providing opportunities to excel in the fields of Western History. All student members of the Western History Association are encouraged to join the Graduate Student Caucus.
It is our mission to ...
1. Provide information and access to an evolving graduate student body that aids them in preparing for a rapidly changing professional workplace that values the skill set of historians and historical training.
2. Create an inclusive and collaborative academic environment that enhances the educational opportunities of graduate programs by connecting graduate students and their career interests in Western History.
To join, simply e-mail WHAGSC@gmail.com with your name and affiliation. You must be a member of the WHA to be a member of the WHA Graduate Student Caucus. It's easy and cheap to join the WHA at the organization's affordable Student Rate ($30). Become a member today!
WHAGSC Takeover Tuesdays
To help graduate students of the North American West engage with new audiences and promote fresh content, Caucus members are given an opportunity every Tuesday to takeover the WHAGSC Twitter account! If you're interested in getting involved, email the Caucus at WHAGSC@gmail.com and take a minute to check out the Takeover guidelines.
2021-2022 Graduate Student Caucus Council
The WHA Graduate Student Caucus elects new leaders each year. If you are interested in being involved in this student leadership opportunity within the WHA please contact WHA-GSC Chair Jenni Tifft-Ochoa at WHAGSC@gmail.com.
Gianna M. May Sanchez
Brianna Tafolla Riviere