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Happy Canada Flag Day
February 15, 2018
Happy Birthday! The Canadian flag, which made its first official appearance on February 15, 1965, was created by the historian G.F.G. Stanley, who......

Losing Our Words: Transformations in Language and Culture
February 13, 2018
Call for Papers Keynote Speaker: Jeff Chang, journalist and music critic on hip hop music and culture Submission Deadline: May 30 Conference Dat......

HISTORIOGRAPHICAL INNOVATIONS - A Conference on Emerging Historical Practices
February 07, 2018
McMaster University  PDF The McMaster University Department of History Conference Committee invites papers and panel proposals for our third annu......

Crowdfunding Campaign Launched for AAO Organizational History Book!
February 06, 2018
The Archives Association of Ontario The (AAO) is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2018. To mark this milestone, the AAO is publishing an or......

MIND-BLOWING ONTARIO ACADEMIC STAFFING DATA (PART 2)
February 02, 2018
Alex Usher Today I want to go back to that COU report on academic staff I described yesterday (mind-blowing because of how much previously unavail......

MIND-BLOWING ONTARIO ACADEMIC STAFFING DATA (PART 1)
February 02, 2018
Alex Usher Buckle up everyone.  COU just did what universities have been telling everyone for years was impossible: publishing actual useful admin......

Voilà – Canada’s new national union catalogue
February 01, 2018
February 1, 2018 – Library and Archives Canada (LAC) is proud to launch Voilà, Canada’s new national union catalogue, hosted on the OCLC website. T......

Joint program in Public History will help students future-proof their careers
February 01, 2018
Brandon University and Assiniboine Community College A new joint program in Public History through Brandon University and Assiniboine Community Co......

Tenth Annual Morris L. Cohen Student Essay Competition
February 01, 2018
The Legal History and Rare Books (LH&RB) Section of the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL), in cooperation with Cengage Learning present:......

The Government of Canada History Awards
January 16, 2018
Master’s in History students and graduating teaching students. Students who graduated in June 2017 are also eligible to participate. Deadline Exte......

Canadian History of Education Association/Association canadienne d’histoire de l’éducation (CHEA/ACHÉ) 20th Biennial Conference
January 16, 2018
Theme: Cultures, Communities, Challenges: Perspectives on the History of Education Conference Dates: October 18-21, 2018 Conference Location: Frede......

Digital scholarly communication of history in Canada
January 11, 2018
CHA Communications Projects Funding This Communication Project Fund will be used to assist history students and historians who are precariously em......

Truth and Reconciliation Commission and the CHA
January 11, 2018
Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action Call for projects Any historical project proposed in response to the TRC’s Calls to Action ......

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