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Monday, March 4, 2019

Lucy Maud Montgomery Exhibit, by Jenna Philbrick

Jenna Philbrick holding Montgomery's Journal

Lucy Maud Montgomery Exhibit, by Jenna Philbrick

Jenna Philbrick has created an exhibit on Lucy Maud Montgomery which outlines some of her life's accomplishments, as well as personal life struggles with mental health. One of the most well known publications by Montgomery is the book Anne of Green Gables.

An especially fascinating piece of Jenna's exhibit is a personal journal by Montgomery, complete with photographs and newpaper clippings. The journal is on loan from the University of Guelph.

Thursday, December 6, 2018

HIST 311: International Relations 1890 - 1951

HIST 311 International Relations (1890 - 1951)

Winter 2019

Thursdays 2:30 - 5:20

DWE 1515

HIST 311 course syllabus (pdf)

The course surveys the evolution of international relations from the European fin-de-siècle, 1890s, through WWI and WWII, to the dawn of the Cold War and the 1956 Suez Crisis.

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.