Academic - LAS Graduate and Professional


HGSO acts as the professional organization of graduate students in the history department. The mission of HGSO is to create a positive environment for graduate history students to excel in their teaching, research responsibilities, and professional development. In order to meet this goal, HGSO hosts the Rural, Agricultural, Technological, and Environmental (RATE) Series Speakership annually in the spring and professional development workshops.


This organization has no affiliations.

Constitution / Tier

File 17-5-23GSHConstitution.pdf
Tier Student Organization - Registered

Membership Information

Student Members 5
ISU Members 1
Non-ISU Members 0
Allowed Members All admitted graduate students in history are eligible for membership.
Allowed Officers President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, Faculty Liason, GPSS Representative
Membership Qualifications Any graduate student in the history department is welcome.
Membership Restrictions None.
Elections/Selection Elections occur each spring.
Meetings Meetings and/or events are held usually once a month

Description of Regular Meetings/Activities

Each semester HGSO holds regular meetings.

Description of Special Events

HGSO sponsors the RATE Speaker Series.