USD to host 43rd annual Student History Conference April 24

VERMILLION, S.D. -- Graduate and undergraduate students from 10 regional colleges and universities will present papers at the 43rd annual Student History Conference on Thursday, April 24 at The University of South Dakota.

The conference, which is free and open to the public, is sponsored by the USD Department of History and the Zeta Mu Chapter of Phi Alpha Theta, the national honor society in history. The event will be held from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. at the St. Thomas More Newman Center, which is located at the 320 E. Cherry St. in Vermillion.

For more information about the conference, please visit or contact Clayton Lehmann, department of history at USD, at (605) 677-5573 or e-mail