The Historical Review


The George Washington University Historical Review journal cover with a painting of George Washington


The George Washington University Historical Review is the Department of History's undergraduate journal. Students founded the publication in the spring of 2017 to provide an online platform for undergraduates to publish historical scholarship in an accessible forum.

Current issue: December 2020 (PDF)

Past issues:

Accessibility Note: If you would like to request an accessible version of any of the documents listed, please let us know.


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The application period is currently closed. Applications for the the 22-23 Academic Year will open in late spring of 2022. Please check back then.

During the application period, please follow the instructions found HERE and submit your work to The Review at [email protected] 

Editing Practice (Word)

2020 Journal Leadership


Katie Davis '22

Managing Editor
Justin McCulloch '22

Senior Editors
Emma G. Sauder '22
Anna Jett '22
Megan Ortman '23



Associate Editors
Natalie Castonguay '23
Isaac Meth '23
Ava DeSantis '23