Posted under Undergraduate Students

  1. Cuckoldry in Early Modern England

    Early modern English culture displayed an obsession with women’s infidelity and anxieties around the shame this brought on their husbands. History major Joseph Moorhead explored this …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2022/09/19/cuckoldry-in-early-modern-england

  2. Inches Apart: Railways & Federation

    History major Patrick Gigacz explores the history of the state borders in Australia through the prism of the 1921 Royal Commission over railway gauges in this …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2022/03/28/inches-apart-railways-federation

  3. MUCLASS in 2021

    Melbourne University Classics and Archaeology Students Society (MUCLASS) is a club for anyone interested in ancient history, mythology, archaeology or the Classics. They run a broad …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2022/03/21/muclass-in-2021

  4. Student History Journal Chariot in 2021

    Chariot is an undergraduate history journal created by and for students. Founded in 2018, the journal provides a space for students to engage with history in …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2021/11/25/student-history-journal-chariot-in-2021

  5. Melbourne University Philosophy Society 2020–2021

    Despite rolling lockdowns, the SHAPS undergraduate societies have continued to operate and thrive, doing vital work in creating innovative ways for students to connect and interact …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2021/11/03/shaps-undergrad-soceties-part-one

  6. The 2021 International Summer School in Transnational History, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

    Since 2018, the Universitas Gadjah Mada has hosted an annual International Summer School in Transnational History, bringing together students from across Southeast Asia to live and …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2021/10/11/the-2021-international-summer-school-in-transnational-history

  7. History Capstone 2020 Showcase

    Making History is the capstone subject for our History majors — for many of our students this is their last academic unit of History. The subject …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2021/01/22/history-capstone-2020-showcase

  8. Becoming a Transnational Scholar of Southeast Asia

    In 2019, Caitlin Ryan (Masters of International Relations) and Hillary Mansour (Combined Honours in History and Indonesian Studies), and Michael Anderson (Honours in History) spent a …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2020/03/24/becoming-a-transnational-scholar-of-southeast-asia

  9. Building Rail, Building Victoria: A History of the Melbourne–Geelong Railway

    Trains and railroads hold a curious appeal for many of us, and they make compelling subjects for historical research. In 2018, History major Tim Lilley chose …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2019/06/28/building-rail-building-victoria