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Jun 06, 2014
Memory Project volunteer Havelyn Chiasson in the Toronto Sun
The first time Havelyn (Hav) Chiasson stepped on this hallowed ground it was soaked with blood. This time, 70-years later on the very day, it was tears falling on the sands of Juno Beach at Courseulles-sur-Mer France. Read full article here.
Jun 04, 2014
‘I know what a lot of people say about my religion’, Mariam Bacchus writes in winning Passages Canada contest
Mariam Bacchus will always remember the time her family was on a road trip and stopped at a Tim Hortons in Northern Ontario. Read full story here.
Jun 02, 2014
A student spokesperson for Encounters with Canada, Jared Armstrong, receives top student athlete award in Calgary
Katelyn Dimmell, Jared Armstrong and Aleena Kleiner are all finishing up three-year balancing acts at their separate high schools that has helped make their schools better places. Read story here.
Jun 02, 2014
Ottawa Citizen on Aboriginal Arts & Stories Awards
Aboriginal youth will celebrate their own representations of history Tuesday night for the annual showcase of Aboriginal Arts & Stories, now in its 10th year. Read full article here.
Jun 01, 2014
Vancouver Sun on Passages Canada winner Emily Lieuwen
Delta Secondary student Emily Lieuwen has won a national history contest by using her imagination to step into the perspective of a young man trapped on the Komagata Maru. Read the story here.
May 02, 2014
Sun News interviews Historica Canada's Anthony Wilson-Smith
Anthony Wilson-Smith of Historica Canada joins Ryan Doyle to look back at WWI's Second Battle of Ypres. For full video, click here.
Apr 20, 2014
Anthony Wilson-Smith wrote an article on the Battle of Vimy Ridge for Diplomat Online Magazine
Among Canada’s defining events, the Battle of Vimy Ridge in the First World War ranks high. It was a triumph — a major victory for the Allied side after a long, bloody stalemate — and a tragedy. Read full article here.
Apr 19, 2014
The Indo-Canadian Telegram published an article on the Citizenship Challenge winners
Apr 14, 2014
Passages Canada speaker sharing his story at the Parkdale library’s human library, which was featured in the Parkdale Villager
Most students count numbers while doing math, but Parkdale resident Manuel Rodriguez had to count bombs in his university calculus exam during the Salvadoran Civil War. Read full article here.
Apr 11, 2014
Sun News interviews Historica Canada's Alex Herd
This year marked the 97th anniversary of the battle of Vimy Ridge. For full video click here.