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Collaborative Canadian Studies course offered January 2015 with Canadian author, politician and Hockey Hall of Famer

Days of National Festivity in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1823-1889 wins Warren Dean Memorial Prize from Conference on Latin American History

Wins research fellowship from German Historical Institute in Washington

Invited by Canadian Embassy to Speak in Berlin and Munich

Podcast on Alberta business issues in 2014

Dr. George Colpitts speaks at Carleton University

Three PhD students, four MA students, and 12 BA students receive their degrees

Mr. Aaron Bates wins prize for best honours thesis.

The Department of History congratulates Dr. Don Smith (emeritus) on winning the 2014 Floyd S. Chalmers Award.

Congratulations to Chris Hyland for winning a doctoral SSHRC award in the 2014 competition. 

George Colpitts, Pemmican Empire: Food, Trade, and the Last Bison Hunts in the North American Plains, 1780-1882.

More than one hundred faculty, students, and community members participated in the conference, "Energy in the Americas: Critical Reflections on Energy & History", on October 23 and 24.  

Dr. Elizabeth Jameson became the president of the Western History Association (WHA) at the society’s annual meeting, October 16-18, 2014, in Newport Beach, California.

The Department of History was well represented at the Western Conference on British Studies recently. 

In recognition of her “outstanding contributions to research at an early career stage at the University of Calgary,” Dr. Amelia Kiddle received a 2014 Killam Emerging Research Leader Award.