VERMILLION, S.D. – Graduate and undergraduate students from several regional universities and colleges will present research papers at the 53rd annual Student History Conference at the University of South Dakota Thursday, Feb. 15. The day-long conference will feature research in local, United States, European, and world history.
Professor Laura Renée Chandler of South Dakota State University will deliver this year’s plenary lecture, "Woman's Cause is One and Universal': Protest and Progress in the Work of Anna Julia Cooper," at 12:30 p.m.
Sponsored by the USD Department of History and the Zeta Mu Chapter of Phi Alpha Theta, the national honor society in history, the conference will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Muenster University Center. This event is free and open to the public.