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The History Undergraduate E-Mail Listservice

The purpose of the history undergraduate e-mail listservice is simple: to get you information regarding course offerings and changes, meetings, job and internship opportunities, advising, and any other general information of importance as easily and quickly as possible. So what are you waiting for? Sign up now!

To subscribe to the listservice, just send an e-mail to listserv@ucsbvm.ucsb.edu leaving the subject heading blank. In the message area type "subscribe SBHIST-L" (without the quotes) followed by your full name. You message should look like this:

subscribe SBHIST-L Eugene V. Debs

After you send your message, you will receive a response asking for confirmation that you want to be added. Reply to this message typing only two letters: "OK."

Phi Alpha Theta

The Honors Society (Phi Alpha Theta) and the UCSB History Club are open to anyone interested in history. The group sponsors regular meetings about topics of interest, movie nights with major Hollywood films on historical topics, and occasional field trips. This is a great way to meet other students and become part of the larger community of historians on campus. Both majors and non-majors are welcome.

Phi Alpha Theta has a national chapter with its own membership requirements. Students wishing to join the national group should be a part of the UCSB group and must have completed at least five courses in history with a grade-point average of 3.4 or better. Graduate students and faculty also belong to the organization. This national organization sponsors both regional and national competitions for student papers.

Further information about the campus organization is available from the history dept undergraduate advisor or the faculty advisor, Prof. Lisa Jacobson, or visit the Phi Alpha Theta, Gamma Iota Chapter website.