Press Releases

Oct 02, 2009

WWII Veterans Gather to Preserve Their Stories at Special Montreal Events, Held by The Memory Project: Stories of the Second World War

The Historica-Dominion Institute holds a special luncheon event for local veterans to celebrate a new national digital archive initiative READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Sep 11, 2009

40 Canadian teens to be offered chance to write, videotape interviews and report on their experiences at the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games

Forty budding teenage journalists or videographers from across Canada will have the opportunity to cover history in the making at the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games through a new program called Historica-Dominion at the Games. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Sep 10, 2009

Second World War Veterans Share their Stories to Commemorate the 70th Anniversary of Canada’s Declaration of War

On September 10, 1939 Canada declared war on Germany propelling Canadians into the Second World War. Today seven veterans share their experiences, as part of a national veteran initiative, of where they were when the declaration of war was made. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Sep 08, 2009

Landmark Merger Creates The Historica-Dominion Institute - Canada’s Largest History and Citizenship Organization

The Historica Foundation of Canada and The Dominion Institute are pleased to announce that they have merged to create The Historica-Dominion Institute. This new organization is dedicated to advancing history, citizenship and identity in Canada READ THE FULL STORY HERE