Press Releases

Feb 12, 2015

Burlington Students Score Higher than Over 1,000 Classrooms to Win Citizenship Challenge

Historica Canada is pleased to announce that Sir Ernest MacMillan Public.School is home to this year’s winners of the Citizenship Challenge. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Feb 09, 2015

Unique event encourages Frederictonians to share stories and celebrate diversity

National storytelling initiative Passages Canada joined the Multicultural Association of Fredericton to capture the city’s diversity READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Feb 05, 2015

The Memory Project honours Vancouver Island veterans

Memory Project Speakers Bureau members from the Vancouver Island area gathered to enjoy a luncheon and panel discussion hosted by The Memory Project READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Feb 03, 2015

The Memory Project honours Metro Vancouver veterans

Volunteer speakers of The Memory Project Speakers Bureau, gathered today to be recognized for their achievements by in front of educators, students, political officials READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Nov 07, 2014

First gold medal hockey team subject of newest Heritage Minute

Historica Canada launches new Heritage Minute READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Oct 15, 2014

Youth from all over Canada take part in citizenship-themed bingo game for Citizenship Week

Over 140 youth from the Encounters with Canada program took part in the largest-ever bilingual citizenship-themed bingo game at the Chateau Laurier, Ottawa. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Jun 30, 2014

Canadians Agree: We are Cool, Polite, Sexy and Definitely Not Modest!

As the nation prepares to celebrate Canada Day, and Canada’s 150th in 2017, a new Ipsos Reid poll commissioned by Historica Canada, reveals Canadian attitudes on Canada, and we are definitely not modest. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Jun 03, 2014

Young Aboriginal Writers and Artists Celebrated at 10th Anniversary Awards Ceremony Hosted by Nathaniel Arcand

Winners of 10th Annual Aboriginal Arts & Stories Contest Announced READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Mar 20, 2014

“Student Citizens of the Year” take to Ottawa

Citizenship Challenge winners will explore Canadian history and culture in nation’s capital READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Mar 06, 2014

Historica Canada’s War of 1812 Program Honours Winners of Writing and Arts Challenge

Historica Canada honoured the winners of the War of 1812 Writing and Arts Challenge in a ceremony held at the Moose Factory on Thursday, March 6, 2014. READ THE FULL STORY HERE