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  • Joanne Goodman Lectures 2016

    Sept. 26, 27, 28 - The Great Hall (Somerville House rm. 3326) - 2:30 to 4:00 p.m.

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    History is housed in Lawson Hall across from the Social Science Centre:

    History is housed in Lawson Hall across from the Social Science Centre

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    One Building- Now & Then: More on our Public and Digital History Program

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Professor Dyczok at Munk School of Global Affairs

Ukraine's Euromaiden book coverOn September 9 Professor Dyczok will be presenting her latest book, Ukraine's Euromaidan: Broadcasting through Information Wars with Hromadske Radio, at the University of Toronto's Munk School of Global Affairs. She will be introduced by the Toronto Star's Senior Correspondent Olivia Ward. Click here for details.

Donation from the Estate of Professor Ken Hilborn Creates Awards for History Students


Professor Kenneth Hilborn bequeathed an estate gift of $1,000,000 to Western University, of which $750,000 was directed to the Department of History to establish awards for undergraduate and graduate students. Read more here.

Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21

Pier 21 Partnership Puts Public History Program on the National Stage

Through the 2015-2016 academic year, students from the MA in Public History program worked with the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 to tell stories of US immigration to Canada. Their work is now on display on the museum website and one of the students, Alexandra Weller, is completing an internship at the museum. For more information, click here.

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