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Transparency for the 21st Century
December 12, 2016
March 21-23, 2017  Ottawa, Canada  In the spring of 2017, over 200 Canadian and international experts and advocates in the fields of access to in......

Université de St-Boniface - Tenure Track Position
December 05, 2016
History Professor Starting on August 1st 2017 Deadline to apply - February 15, 2017 (the announcement is in French)...

Canada Before Confederation: Early Exploration and Mapping
December 05, 2016
Maritime Museum of the Atlantic - Halifax, Nova Scotia November 13-14, 2017 While the mission of CANADA 150 is to celebrate Confederation in 1867......

Taskforce on the Archival Workforce, 2016-2018
November 23, 2016
Expression of Interest - Taskforce on the Archival Workforce, 2016-2018  Deadline to contact the committee - November 30, 2016 The Steering Commi......

New MA Stream in Public History at UVic
November 17, 2016
Commencing September 2017 Details of the program Apply here http://www.uvic.ca/graduatestudies/admissions/      ...

Techniques of the Corporation
November 08, 2016
4-6 May 2017, University of Toronto Technoscience Research UnitConference organization Justin Douglas Bretton Fosbrook Kira Lussier Michelle Murp......

From Hobby to Heritage: Protecting our Overlooked Automotive Heritage in the Twenty-first Century
November 04, 2016
From Hobby to Heritage: Protecting our Overlooked Automotive Heritage in the Twenty-first Century For much of the twentieth century heritage prese......

UFOs, Aliens, and the Academy: An Interdisciplinary Conference
October 31, 2016
UFOs, Aliens, and the Academy: An Interdisciplinary Conference May 27, 2017 Trent University, Peterborough, Canada Only a few decades ago, it wo......

Library and Archives Canada
October 27, 2016
Library and Archives Canada hosts the Right Honourable Joe Clark Library and Archives Canada (LAC) invites you to an hour of lively conversation w......

CCUNESCO
October 24, 2016
CCUNESCO IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE CANADIAN ADVISORY COMMITTEE FOR MEMORY OF THE WORLD The Canadian Commission for UNESCO (CCUNESCO) i......

Research Fellowship
October 18, 2016
The 2017-18 CBHA/ACHA Research Fellowship The CBHA/ACHA, Canada’s leading organization for the study of business in Canada, offers support for a r......

Book Prize
October 18, 2016
The 2017 CBHA/ACHA Award for Best Book in Canadian Business History The CBHA/ACHA, Canada’s leading organization for the study of business in Cana......

Canadian Museum of History
October 18, 2016
The Life and Legacy of Sir Wilfrid Laurier Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 7 p.m. Mark the 175th anniversary of Sir Wilfrid Lauri......

L'Institut d'histoire de l'Amérique française Prizes
October 12, 2016
L'Institut d'histoire de l'Amérique française is proud to present the laureates of their 2016 prizes who were awarded at its 69th Annual Congress ......

2017 CHA Prizes
October 06, 2016
The Canadian Historical Association is proud to announce the launch of its 2017 prize competitions Jean-Marie Fecteau for a graduate student artic......

The Documentary Heritage Communities Program
October 04, 2016
The Documentary Heritage Communities Program CALL LETTER 2017-2018 Call Letter for Library and Archives Canada’s Contributions Program October ......

International Conference “The Francophone European Presence (Belgians, French, and Swiss) in Western Canada: Past Experience and Present Situation”
October 04, 2016
University of Alberta Edmonton  27-28 October 2017  Call for papers  The celebration of the 150th anniversary of the Confederation provides a un......

Digital Mercury Series: History Collection
September 29, 2016
The Canadian Museum of History and the University of Ottawa Press The Canadian Museum of History and the University of Ottawa Press are proud to a......

Project: An Organizational History of PIPSC from 1967 – 2020
September 22, 2016
The Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada (PIPSC) A union representing 55,000 professional public service employees (mostly feder......

History of Peacekeeping: New perspectives
September 19, 2016
Royal Military College of Canada in Kingston, Ontario November 3rd and 4th  2017 The History Department, of the Royal Military College of Canada ......

Canadian Arab Institute
September 14, 2016
The Canadian Arab Institute seeks a Research Director Job Description Deadline to apply - September 30, 2016....

Canadian West Conference
September 06, 2016
History of Women's Political and Social Activism in the Canadian West Conference October 28-30, 2016 University of Alberta Friday 28 October 2......

Canada's 150th Birthday - Canada in a Day
August 29, 2016
Canada in a Day SEPTEMBER 10th. GRAB YOUR CAMERA. FILM YOUR LIFE. For more information, visit https://canadainaday.ca/  ...

Journal of Critical Race Inquiry
August 16, 2016
New Publication Journal of Critical Race Inquiry is pleased to announce publication of a new special issue, "Contested Histories of Racialization ......

5th Annual Geraldine Grace and Maurice Alvin McWatters Visiting Fellowship
August 10, 2016
Please be reminded, that the deadline for submissions to the 5th Annual Geraldine Grace and Maurice Alvin McWatters Visiting Fellowship, at Queen’s......

Curator, French North America
July 28, 2016
The Canadian Museum of History The Canadian Museum of History offers you a place to develop your career and to accomplish rewarding and meaningful......

Ramsay Cook, 1931-2016: Scholar and Friend
July 25, 2016
Don Wright's text was first published on ActiveHistory. In Montreal’s Place des Arts to accept the 1985 Governor General’s Literary Award for Non-......

The Political Purges in Turkey
July 22, 2016
                  Ottawa, 22 July 2016  Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Office of the Prime Minister 80 Wellington Street Ottawa, Ontario......

Ramsay Cook passes away on July 14, 2016
July 20, 2016
A tribute to Ramsay Cook (1931-2016) The CHA/SCH is saddened to hear of the passing of one of Canada's foremost historians who pioneered and trans......

Ramsay Cook passes away
July 19, 2016
The CHA/SCH is saddened to hear of the passing of one of Canada's foremost historians who pioneered and transformed the writing of Canadian history......

Vittore Blanca International Center for the Study of Italian Culture
June 08, 2016
Vittore Blanca International Center for the Study of Italian Culture Residence - September 2016-2017 Deadline to apply for teh scholarship in the......

Historical Studies in Education
June 08, 2016
Call for Papers Special Issue of Historical Studies in Education 2017: Education and the Making of Canada, Taking Stock of Research in the Histor......

Confederation and National Duality
June 07, 2016
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean 27 – 29 April 2017 Campus Saint-Jean, University of Alberta   Organizing Committee Serge DUPUIS, U......

Call for proposals: Hockey in Canada
June 07, 2016
The Canadian Museum of History For many Canadians hockey is “the game.” Scholars have interrogated the relationship between hockey and national id......

2016 CHA Prize Winners
June 01, 2016
Congratulations to all of this year’s winners! Some of this year's winners who were present in Calgary:From left to rightBack - Mark Kuhlberg (P......

Special CHA Activities in Calgary
May 24, 2016
Special CHA Activities in Calgary Film Screening: Elder in the Making May 30, 7:00-9:00pm | Plaza Theatre Attend a special Congress screening of......

The 2016 Morris L. Cohen Student Essay Winner
May 19, 2016
Congratulations to Jillian Slaight, winning author of the Eighth Annual Morris L. Cohen Student Essay Competition! The Legal History & Rare Books ......

Interdisciplinary sessions at Congress
May 05, 2016
Can we all get along? Bridging the quantitative-qualitative divide, co-hosted by SAGE Publishing: http://congress2016.ca/program/events/can-we-all-......

Canadian Heritage
May 05, 2016
Department of Canadian Heritage On April 23, 2016, the Department of Canadian Heritage launched the first phase of a consultation process on Canad......

2016 Canada Prizes
April 11, 2016
Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences Two historians amongst the Canada Prize winners in the Humanities Congratulations Bria......

Release of the latest Government of Canada Survey of Heritage Institutions 2015 report
April 11, 2016
Canadian Heritage Canadian Heritage is pleased to announce the release of the latest Government of Canada Survey of Heritage Institutions (GCSHI)2......

International Prize for History CISH/Jaeger-LeCoultre
March 30, 2016
International Committee of Historical Sciences General conditions I. Objet The Prize rewards a personality who specially distinguished herself......

2016 Canada Prizes
March 15, 2016
Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences The CHA would like to congratulate the following historians who were shortlisted for a 2016 Cana......

The International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS)
March 14, 2016
The 2008 Cultural Heritage Grant Fund The fund was created following the 16th General Assembly of the International Council on Monuments and Site......

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE / CONGRESS OF THE FRENCH ASSOCIATION OF CANADIAN STUDIES
March 09, 2016
Paris, 14-16 June 2017 Cité Internationale Universitaire de Paris, Fondation Deutsch de la Meurthe et Maison des étudiants Canadiens  Defining ......

THE GUNN AWARD
March 01, 2016
Since 2010 the Canadian Immigration Historical Society (CIHS) has partnered with the International Migration Research Centre (IMRC) at Wilfrid Laur......

UNESCO Consultation
February 29, 2016
Canadian Memory of the World Register The Canadian Commission for UNESCO, which implements the Memory of the World program in Canada, is pleased t......

Ian Milligan receives prize for Outstanding Early Career
February 25, 2016
CSDH/SCHN 2016 Outstanding Early Career Award Ian Milligan is an Assistant Professor in the Department of History at the University of Wat......

Call for papers
February 09, 2016
International conference Géohistory of the environment and landscapes The Organizers of the International conference Géohistory of the environment......

Travelling exhibition “Anne Frank – A History for Today”
January 28, 2016
 CALL FOR APPLICATIONS  The Anne Frank House in Amsterdam is looking for trainers in Canada for its travelling exhibition “Anne Frank – A History ......

Parliament Fire of 1916
January 27, 2016
A fateful night ...  On Feb. 3, 1916, fire struck the Parliament Buildings. By 3 PM the next day, Parliament had moved down the street, an......

Manitoba women were first to win right to vote 100 years ago
January 25, 2016
CBC's Michael Enright interviews the president of the Canadian Historical Association Joan Sangster talks about this little-known and seldom-taugh......

100 Years in the Struggle for Women’s Rights
January 21, 2016
Library and Archives Canada and the University of Ottawa 100 Years in the Struggle for Women’s Rights: Where Are We Now? Guest speakers: •      ......

Eighth Annual Morris L. Cohen Student Essay Competition
January 21, 2016
The Legal History and Rare Books (LH&RB) Section of the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL), in cooperation with Cengage Learning, announc......

Publication of Signatures, Library and Archives Canada's (LAC) new journal
January 19, 2016
Library and Archives Canada Signatures: The Magazine of LAC seeks to make known and interpret the living cultural, civic, and historical record of......

Canadian History of Education Association
January 14, 2016
CHEA 19th Biennial Conference Call for Papers Teaching Nation? Histories of Education and the Politics of Commemoration October 27-30, 2016 - Wa......

Wallot-Sylvestre Seminar series
January 11, 2016
The latest in the Wallot-Sylvestre Seminar series is now available online The latest Wallot-Sylvestre seminar took place on October 7, 2015 with g......

Registration for Congress 2016 is officially open!
January 07, 2016
7 days of conferences, 70 associations, 2,000 events, 5,400 presentations in the heart of the Rockies...welcome to Congress 2016! F......

Truth, Lies, and Manufacturing Memory
January 05, 2016
Call for papers OCTOBER 28-29, 2016, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, Canada Humber's School of Liberal Arts and Sciences of Toronto, Canada in asso......

Canadian Historical GIS Partnership Development project
January 04, 2016
We are happy to finally announce that our group has been successful in obtaining a SSHRC-funded partnership development grant to begin the task of ......

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