Thursdays @ 12:30 in History

Seminars & Workshops - Fall 2018

Lawson 2270C ( *unless noted)

RSS ( Research Seminar Series) -  PDW ( Professional Development Workshops for Grad Students) - McC (McCaffrey Graduate Research Series)

September 6 - [PDW] - Department of History Seminar Series Organizers - "The Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Attend Thursdays at 12:30"

September 13 - [PDW] - Bryan McClure, Maggie Ross, and Vesna Curlic (Graduate Students in History) - "Grad Student Life Hacks: Surviving and Thriving in Graduate School"

September 20 - [RSS] - Robert Wardhaugh - "The Rowell-Sirois Commission and the Remaking of Canadian Federalism"

September 27 - [PDW] - Robert MacDougall and Nancy Rhoden - "Grant-Writing for SSHRC, OGS, and Beyond: Bring Your Draft!"

October 4 - Goodman Lectures - No Seminar

October 11 - Fall Reading Week - No Seminar

October 18 - [McC] - Christopher White (PhD Candidate) - "America's Influence on Japan's Territorial Disputes, 1945-1970"

October 25 - [RSS] - Dr. Emily Dufton - "The Pot-Law Pendulem: American's Past Problems with Cannabis Legalization and Advice for Canada's Future"

November 1 - [PDW] - Allen Priest and Alicia Boyer with Jonathan Vance (TAs) - "Encouraging Meaningful Discussion and Handling Divergent Opinions in Class"

November 8 - [RSS] - Eli Nathans - "Donald Trump’s Election Victory in 2016: An Analysis of Social and Economic Factors"

November 15 - [RSS] - Professor Olexiy Haran (National University of the Kyiv Mohyla Academy) - "Ukraine and War"

November 22 - [McC] - Lauren Luchenski (MA Student) - "'A Woman's Place is in the Jail': An Oral History Project with the Women of Kingston Penitentiary."

November 29 - [PDW] - Shelley McKellar and Eli Nathans with Carla Joubert (PhD Candidate) - "Giving Students Meaningful Feedback on Essays"

December 6 - [PDW] - Laurel Shire and Maggie Ross (MA Student) - "Reflection and Goal-Setting: How Can You Make Next Semester Better?"


 

Seminars & Workshops - Winter 2019

Lawson 2270C ( *unless noted)

RSS ( Research Seminar Series) -  PDW ( Professional Development Workshops for Grad Students) - McC (McCaffrey Graduate Research Series)

January 10 - [PDW] - Laurel Shire and Maggie Ross (MA Student and Wellness Ambassador) - "Planning for Success: Mental Health and Wellness"

January 17 - [RSS] - Professor Graham Broad (Department of History, King's University College) - "Eddie and I:  The Book I Wrote about the Book I wrote"

January 24 - [PDW] - Francine McKenzie and Sarah Poulin (PhD Candidate) - "Professional Decorum in Academic Life"

January 31 - [McC]- Jordyn Bailey (MA Student) - "Canadians and the Big Blond Nazi Boys"

February 7 - [RSS] - James Flath - "China's Industrial Heritage"

February 14 - [PDW] - Monda Halpern and Laurel Shire - "How to Give a Great Lecture: Public Speaking for Historians"

February 21 - Winter Reading Week - No Seminar

Febrary 28 - [McC] Vesna Curlic (MA Student) - "Domesticity in English and Scottish Lunatic Asylums, 1880-1914"

March 7 - [RSS] - Professor Carolyn Kay (Department of History, Trent University) - "German Children and the Great War, 1914-1918"

March 14 - [McC] - Maksym Sviezhentsev (PhD Candidate) - "Who is Crimean? Conflict of Sovereignties in the Post-Soviet Crimean Peninsula"

March 21 - [McC] - Maggie Ross (MA Student) - "The History of Prostitution in London, Ontario, 1920-1940"

March 28 - [PDW] - Alumni of the PhD and MA programs in History, American Studies, and Public History - "Inspiring Alumni: Where Are They Now? How Can You Get There?"

April 4 - [PDW] - Maggie Ross (MA Student and Wellness Ambassador) - "Readying to Write: Mental Health and Wellness Through Summer"

April 11 [McC] - Daniel Manulak (PhD Candidate) - "Commonwealth Man": Lester B. Pearson, the Afro-Asian 'bloc,' and Rhodesia's Unilateral Declaration of Independence, 1963-1968