The Northwest World History Association


Announcing the 2018 Joint Conference of the Hawai'i, California and Northwest Affiliates of the World History Association

Travels and Travelers in World History and World History in the Digital Age

A Conference on World History at Seattle University, Seattle, Washington, February 16-18, 2018

The California, Hawaii and Northwest Affiliates of the World History Association are pleased to announce their Sixth Joint Conference to be held February 16-18th, 2018 at Seattle University in Seattle, Washington. Seattle University is located in the heart of the city; just up the hill from the downtown district with close access to the Pike's Place Market, the Space Needle and the beautiful waters of Puget Sound. Come join us for an exciting program featuring new research and pedagogy in World History. The conference will highlight two themes: Travel and Travelers in World History; and World History in the Digital Age.

We look forward to seeing you at the conference!
Tom Taylor (President, NW WHA)
Tim Keirn (President, CWHA)
Vera Parham, (President, WHAH)

Conference Registration and Additional Information:

Conference Program

Conference Registration Form

Seattle University Campus Map

All sessions will be held in the Student Center Building, marked "STCN" on the map.


The Silver Cloud Inn on Broadway
This hotel is located right across the street from Seattle University and is conveniently located, both for the conference and to enjoy the many wonderful opportunities that the city of Seattle affords.

King Room: $149.00
Double Queen Room: $159.00
Rates above are net and exclusive of tax. Upgraded room types are available at a premium rate and are based on availability.

To book your room at the Conference rate please use this link:
NWWHA Group Rate at the Silver Cloud Inn

The Hotel Sorrento
A stately classic located about a 7-10 minute walk from Seattle University's campus.
To reserve at the Conference price please call the hotel directly at 1-800-426-1265 and ask for the Seattle University rate.

Contact Us

For more information about the Northwest World History Association, please contact Dr. Tom Taylor at:

NWWHA Constitution

NWWHA Past Programs

Affiliate Organizations

The World History Association

The California World History Association

The World History Association of Hawaii

New England Regional World History Association