CTV News examines Canadian knowledge of Indigenous histories.
Jul 01, 2021
Jun 16, 2016
CBC speaks to one of the Aboriginal Arts & Stories winners
A 15-year-old Métis teen from Kitchener, Ont., has been honoured for her award-winning script about residential schools. Read the full story and listen to the interview here.
Jun 07, 2016
CBC covers The Memory Project's D-Day event in Charlottetown
You could hear a pin drop at the Haviland Club in Charlottetown Monday evening as Second World War veteran Joyce Paynter told her story of the war, which started in a town south of London, England. Read the full story here.
Jun 01, 2016
MTL Blog ranks the Heritage Minutes
If you were a kid growing up in Canada in the 80s/90s, then you definitely remember watching more than a few Canadian Heritage Minutes. Read the full story here.
May 06, 2016
Global News features a Passages Canada storytelling workshop in Regina
A series of workshops are being held at Sask. Polytech to allow new Canadians to share some of their stories. Watch the clip here.
Apr 29, 2016
Connect in Fort McMurray speaks to a student who won the How We Remember contest
Ten-year-old Austan Najmi-Beauchamp is turning heads with his eye-catching talent – on a local and national scale – with his recent artworks on war and racism. Read the full story here.
Apr 15, 2016
Stony Plain Reporter profiles local students who attended Encounters with Canada
Seven Grade 9 students from High Park School in Stony Plain were given the opportunity for a real life experience in Ottawa to supplement their school curriculum. Read the full story here.
Apr 10, 2016
Stratford Beacon Herald reviews a presentation by Memory Project speaker Frank Reid
Military history is all too often reduced to faceless statistics. But author and historian Frank Reid focused attention on the human side of war with his presentation about the battle of Vimy Ridge at the Perth County Archives Saturday afternoon. Read the full story here.
Mar 31, 2016
Metro News features the winner of Minutes Madness, a social media contest leading up to the Heritage Minutes' 25th anniversary
“Hurry! You’ve got to get these people out of here. That ship is going to blow,” an actor playing train dispatcher Vince Coleman breathlessly says during a Heritage Minute re-enactment of the Halifax Explosion. Read the full story here.
Mar 30, 2016
Lethbridge Herald speaks to students who created a play based in part on The Memory Project Archive
It was an era way before their time, but Chinook High School Fine Arts students are recreating true stories from the Second World War in their latest production “Zunden: A Fine Arts Fusion Project.” Read the full story here.
Mar 23, 2016
Fairview Post talks to Rachel Wiebe, a student that attended Encounters with Canada
Fairview High student Rachel Wiebe recently got back from a week-long trip to Ottawa that was both educational and fun. Read the full story here.