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Remembering the First World War 

Prof. Jonathan Vance talks about the 'Maple Leaf Empire' in Great Britain during the two world wars during a 2011 talk in Tillsonburg...[Read More]

Graduate Student awards & scholarships. Please join the History Dept in congratulating the winners of the following awards: 

 Eleta Britton Graduate Scholarship in History

Steve Marti 

Ivie Cornish Memorial Fellowship 

Jon Malek 

Elliot Worsfold 

Jean Armstrong Fletcher Award 

Tyler Turek 

Lynne Lionel Scott Fellowship

Mary Beth Start 

United Empire Scholarship for Local History

Ryan Hunt 

The committee also adjudicated a number of research & conference travel grants. Please join us in congratulating the recipients of those:  

William Edgar Award

Magdelena Kubow 

Harris Steel PhD Support 

Oliver Charbonneau 

Gregg French  

Ley & Lois Smith Military History Fund

Evan Habkirk 

Chris Schultz 

Alex Souchen 

Carla Watson 


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    By Brock Millman

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    By Jonathan Vance

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