With the sponsorship of the College of Arts and Sciences, the Department of History, and Ms. Maggie Elrod (an alumna of Winthrop’s Department of History and Phi Alpha Theta member), the conference will be held April 12-13 of 2019. The department and the Alpha Tau Chapter invite both graduate and undergraduate students in the Carolinas to attend this two-day event.

Conference Locations: 

  • Welcome Reception
    • Time: Friday, April 12th at 6:00 pm
    • Location:Louise Pettus Archives , 700 Cherry Road, Rock Hill
  • On-Site Registration
    • Time: Saturday, April 13th at 8:00 am
    • Location: Bancroft Hall 138 (1F), 1882 Alumni Drive, Rock Hill
  • Conference Opening Remark
    • Time: Saturday, April 13th at 9:00 am
    • Location: Owens Hall G01, 765 Scholars Walk, Rock Hill

Call For Papers


Proposal Submission Deadline: March 20th (closed)

Conference Registration (Online)| Proposal and Registration Forms (PDF)

Conference Payment

Conference Program

Campus Map | Parking Pass |Hotel Information

For more information, please contact Dr. Catherine Chang (, Dr. Don Rakestraw (, or Ms. Katie Hartnett (