Media Coverage


Dr. Wilder Penfield honoured by Google on 127th birthday

CBC reflects on the life of Dr. Penfield, featured in one of the best-known Heritage Minutes

Jan 26, 2018


Students encourage peers to seek out travel programs

The Dryden Observer talks to a student who attended Encounters with Canada

Dec 13, 2017

May 10, 2012

Lexy walks in Laura Secord’s footsteps

“My name is Laura Secord. Today is June 22, 1813. Yesterday the American soldiers forced themselves into our homes.” With those opening words, Grimby’s Lexy Pakenham-Troth undertook to recreate the epic journey of Laura Secord in a dramatic video.

May 10, 2012

Brighton and Norwood students create heritage minute

Two area high schools collaborated to take first prize in the War of 1812 video challenge.

Apr 28, 2012

Vets share tales of war in oral history archive

While there are scores of books and films chronicling Canada's war history, what many of them lack are personal accounts as told by veterans. Now, a Canada-wide oral history project is seeking to change that.

Apr 19, 2012

Remembering the Forgotten

It may be known as the Forgotten War, but Korean War veteran Leonard Wells said he hopes that can change by participating in the Memory Project.

Apr 17, 2012

The Charter of Rights and Freedoms: A Pierre Trudeau or John Diefenbaker achievement?

Apr 13, 2012

Forces members sharing their stories through national program

For decades, television and the movies have provided or reinforced a common image of the military: soldiers training for battle and heading out to war.

Mar 23, 2012

Youth aboriginal writers and artists wanted

Mar 22, 2012

Band recreating audio versions of Heritage Minutes

Mar 21, 2012

Reflecting on Human Rights on Eve of Charter’s Birth - Epoch Times

Mar 20, 2012

Tories hand Vancouver $1 million for War of 1812 exhibit - Montreal Gazette