Faculty of Arts and Science News

Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Prof. Sheila McManus joined Doug Dirks on CBC re: thoughts on the anniversary of the Equal Suffrage Statutory Law Amendment Act which made Alberta the third province in Canada to legislate female...

Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Prof. Chris Burton (Department Chair, History Department) took part in the Last Lecture presentation which took place on Wednesday, April 13th.  His presentation "Chips, Dressing...and Borshcht...

Monday, April 18, 2016
The History Department extends congratulations to both Prof. Sheila McManus and Prof. Carol Williams who have been promoted to full professor. 

Friday, April 15, 2016
English Major, Amy Tarnowski, has been awarded a SSHRC CGS-M scholarship, and has been accepted by Carleton University in Ottawa. The objective of the Canada Graduate Scholarships-Master's (CGS M)...

Tuesday, April 12, 2016
The Wilfrid Laurier University (Waterloo, ON) will be hosting the 27th Canadian Military History Colloquium on May 6 & 7, 2016.Keynote Roundtable:  Looking Forward, Looking Back with Tim...

Monday, April 11, 2016
Congratulations to Zoey Lorne and Nicole McMullen - both of these history major students earned Chinook Research Scholarships for Summer 2016. 

Thursday, March 31, 2016
Department of English Announcement: Kevan DeCuypere and Nick Morwood awarded Chinook Research GrantKevan DeCuypere has won the highly competitive Chinook Summer Research Award through her outstanding...

Wednesday, March 23, 2016
The Asian Studies Program will be offering ASIA1850VC (Japan, North America and the World) in the upcoming Fall 2016 semester.Asian Studies 1850A, Japan, North America and the World, ...

Monday, March 21, 2016
Congratulations to Brianna Spiess, 4th year History honours student, who has been selected for the Battlefield Study Tour (May 28 - June 12, 2016).  She is one of 12 university students selected...

Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Congratulations to Peter Millman (History major) who has been named CIS (Canadian Interuniversity Sport) field athlete of the year.  Click here for details.

Upcoming Events

Thursday, August 18, 2016 (All day)
EP1201
Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
City Hall Atrium
Join Dr. Kevin McGeough as he explores'I met a traveller from an antique land': The...
Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
City Hall Atrium
Join Dr. Roy Golsteyn as he exploresFlower Power: A scientific search for new medicines in...
Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm
PE250
The F.E.L. Priestley Lecture Series presentsErna Paris"Why Multiculuralism Matters"Multiculturalism...
Thursday, November 24, 2016 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
City Hall Atrium
Join Dr. Goldie Morgentaler as she exploresHow Dickens Invented Christmas — and Why it...
Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
City Hall Atrium
Join Dr. Janay Nugent as she exploresConverting a Nation: family, religion, and Calvinism in...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
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Join Dr. Kent Peacock as he exploresAlberta in the Anthropocene.The human impact on the oceans...
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
City Hall Atrium
Join Dr. Stacey Wetmore as she exploresDNA Damage, Repair and Disease: How Computers Can Help...