News archive - 2014

Friday, August 29, 2014

Professor Bednarski wins $200 000 SSHRC Partnership Development Grant

Photo of Dr Steven Bednarski

History Professor Dr Steven Bednarski and his collaborators at the Bader International Study Centre and Queen's University have won a major SSHRC Award to pursue their interdisciplinary research into climate change at the lost medieval village and manor of Herstmonceux, in East Sussex, England.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Congrats to our new graduates

Graduation cap and diploma

History convocation 2014: A reflection

This is a moment to celebrate and to be proud. On June 11, the University of Waterloo community gathered for its annual celebration of the awarding of degrees at its Spring Convocation. It was a joyous day full of family, friends and fellow students, and a significant milestone in the lives of our undergraduates.

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Faculty member awarded for outstanding performance

Congratulations, Ian Milligan!

Effective May 1, 2005, in accordance with the 2003 Faculty Salary Settlement, the University of Waterloo established an Outstanding Performance Fund to reward faculty members for outstanding contribution in teaching and scholarship.

Among the 2014 Arts Faculty winners is History's very own, Ian Milligan!

Sunday, May 4, 2014

Susan Roy wins prestigious Early Research Award

Susan Roy

History professor, Dr. Susan Roy, won the prestigious Early Research Award (ERA) and is putting knowledge into action. 

Sunday, May 4, 2014

Cory Scurr wins Participant's Choice Award at Ontario 3MT Competition

Cory Scurr

Article originally published by Wilfrid Laurier University.

PhD candidate Cory Scurr (left) accepts his Participant's Choice Award from Allison Sekuler, associate vice-president and dean, Graduate Studies at McMaster University. (Photo by