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CONGRATULATIONS TO DEANNA TURNER
Deanna Turner has won a PURE award in the 2014 competition. Deanna is a history honours student and a member of the History Club executive. The Program for Undergraduate Experience (PURE) gives financial support to undergraduate students to conduct research during the summer. Students work a University of Calgary researcher, but the program is designed to give undergraduate students the opportunity to learn how to develop research projects, undertake independent research, and contribute to knowledge.
Deanna will work as a researcher for "The Annie Gale Project" a new community-based group that aims to commemoriate the political work of Calgary's first female alderman through various public history projects. Dr. Nancy Janovicek is her advisor on this project.
We congratulation Deanna on this award.
Ken MacMillan Wins University of Calgary Teaching Award
Ken MacMillan was honored with a 2014 University of Calgary Teaching Award on March 24, 2014, in the category of Full-Time Faculty (Full Professor). As Provost Dru Marshall explained in presenting the awards to Dr. MacMillan, along with fifteen other recipients from across the campus and from all ranks, “these awards recognized the outstanding contributions to teaching and learning that are happening every day across our university campus.” For more information on the University of Calgary Teaching Awards, see the article in UToday, http://www.ucalgary.ca/utoday/issue/2014-03-25/.
Picture Caption: Ken MacMillan receives his teaching award from Provost Dru Marshall and President Elizabeth Cannon.
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Spring and Summer 2014 Courses
HTST 211 - Canada: Origins to 1867
HTST 333 - The Age of Totalitarianism
HTST 349 - Canadian Military History
HTST 383 - Military History: Cold War and Beyond
HTST 485 - World War II
HTST 490 - Espionage & State, 1939 to Present
Marshall, David B. "Religion in Canada, 1867-1945". In: The Cambridge History of Religions in America, Volume II 1790-1945, edited by Stephen J. Stein.
Spangler, Jewel L., "Protestant Dissenters in the Early South". In: Journal of Southern Religion. (http://jsr.fsu.edu/issues/vol14/spangler.html. Vol 14., 2012.
Janovicek, Nancy. "Rural Countercultures". In: Back to the Land: Ceramics fron Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands 1970-1985. 2012.