Events and Lectures

The Department of History and it's student clubs host a number of speakers and events throughout the year. Here is a partial list:

Thursday, April 10, 2014, Grace Street Theater, 7:30 PM
21st Annual William E. & Miriam S. Blake Lecture
Speaker: Elizabeth A. Clark, Ph.D., Duke University
"Rome in the Nineteenth-Century Protestant Imaginary: American Professors, Ancient 'Pagans' and Early Christianity"
A reception with light hors d'oeuvres and refreshments will follow. All are welcome!  Flier

See the Blake Lecture tab for more details, or contact: Andrew Crislip,

April 23rd, 2014. VCU Commons Theater, 9 AM - 5 PM.
2014 Alexandrian Society Spring Symposium, "Race and Society in the Atlantic World"
The event is free and open to the public. Contact:
Flier, More Information 

May 10, 2014, University Student Commons, Commonwealth Ballrooms, 907 Floyd Avenue, 2nd floor, 3:30 PM.
History Department Diploma Ceremony