111th Annual Meeting (2018)

The Historian’s Scholarly and Public Roles

The 111th Annual Meeting of the Pacific Coast Branch of the American Historical Association

O'Connor-Hall, Santa Clara University

August 2-4, 2018, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara CA

Call for Papers

Online Registration

Panelists Forum

Draft Schedule

Thursday, August 2, 2018

12:00-3:00     PCB Council Meeting

All meetings will take place in O ’Connor Hall.

3:15-4:15        Pacific Historical Review Editorial Board Meeting
3:15-4:15        2019 Conference Planning Meeting
4:30-5:30      Business Meeting
5:30-6:30      Informal Opening Reception
                        The Rotunda in the Dowd Art Building

Friday, August 3, 2018

8:00-9:30      Session #1 Panels

All panels will take place in O’Connor Hall.

9:45-11:15       Session #2 Panels
11:15-1:00       Camarillo Family Latino/a Scholars Luncheon

Nobili Hall Dining Room

1:00-2:30        Session #3 Panels
2:45-4:15         Session #4 Panels
4:30-6:00       Awards and President’s Address

Recital Hall

6:00-7:30       Main Reception

The Adobe Lodge

Saturday, August 4, 2018

8:00-9:00      Light Breakfast Reception for Graduate Students

Kenna Trellis

9:00-10:30     Session #5 Panels
10:45-12:15     Plenary Assembly

Recital Hall

12:15-2:00       Western Association of Women Historians Luncheon

Nobili Hall Dining Room

2:00-3:30        Session #6 Panels
3:45-5:15         Session #7 Panels
5:15-6:30         Informal Closing Reception

Kenna Trellis

Registration Fees

Early, online registration will close on July 15, 2018.

 early, online registrationon-site registration
AHA Member$110$130
*AHA Student Member$45$60
*Student Non-Member$60$75
AHA Retired Member$75$95
Retired Non-Member$100$120
All K-12 Teachers$25$35

* AHA faculty members who register early may also register accompanying students at a rate of $20 each until July 15, 2018. When you register online by July 15, you also may register for the Latino Scholar and Western Association of Women Historians luncheons. We look forward to seeing you in Santa Clara!

Venue and Lodging Information

General Information

Santa Clara University Visitor Information
Visitor Parking
Virtual Campus Tour


Beautiful on-campus suites will be available for registrants in University Villas.  Each suite has two separate bedrooms and a shared kitchen, lounge, and bathroom.  Cost per person: $93.00.  The link for booking campus housing at Santa Clara University will be available soon.

A room block is available at the Santa Clara Marriott.

Santa Clara Marriott

The PCB-AHA has negotiated a room rate of $144 per night at the Santa Clara Marriott, including complimentary on-site parking for one car per room and internet access for a nominal $1 per night fee.

We appreciate you booking your accommodations through the PCB-AHA’s housing block. Doing so is a vital act of good citizenship that assists our organization.