Press Releases

Feb 07, 2012

Student “Art Mob” Takes Over the Lachine Canal

Students participate in Historic Site Snow Installation READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Jan 26, 2012

Montreal Students Celebrate Black History Education with author Lawrence Hill

Local high school students joined award-winning author Lawrence Hill today at École secondaire Antoine-de-St-Exupéry to launch the French language Black History in Canada Education Guide READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Jan 04, 2012

Minister Moore kicks off first Cross-Canada “Sir John A Day” Classroom Celebration at West Vancouver Elementary School

On Wednesday, January 11, 2012, Heritage Minister, James Moore, will join 318 students at Caulfield Elementary School in West Vancouver as they take part in the first ever nationwide, school-based celebration of Sir John A Macdonald Day with The Historica READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Nov 28, 2011

The Memory Project Speakers Bureau Hosts 10th Anniversary Reception at Canadian Forces College

The Historica-Dominion Institute’sMemory Project Speakers Bureau hosted a reception at the historic Canadian Forces College Officers’ Mess to mark its 10th anniversary today. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Nov 09, 2011

The Memory Project Speakers Bureau Visits Canadian Forces Base Valcartier

The Memory Project Speakers’ Bureau hosted a community “Lunch and Learn” event at CFB Valcartier today. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Nov 02, 2011

The Memory Project Reaches 4th Province in Cross-Canada Journey to Record “Forgotten War” Stories

With new funding to preserve experiences of the Korean War, The Memory Project has embarked on a second cross-Canada journey to record veteran testimonials. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Oct 24, 2011

Student Campfire Flash Mob Celebrates the My Parks Pass Program

Sixty grade eight students from the TDSB’s Karen Kain School for the Arts descended upon Yonge-Dundas Square during the morning rush hour today to perform a flash mob. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Oct 19, 2011

The Memory Project Speakers Bureau Visits Canadian Forces Base Gagetown

The Memory Project Speakers’ Bureau has hosted a community “Lunch and Learn” event at CFB Gagetown. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Oct 17, 2011

Minister Kenney hosts a special version of “Are you Smarter than a 10th Grader?” at the Canadian Citizenship Challenge

Grade 10 students kicked off Citizenship Week today by participating in an interactive game-show quiz that pitted them against two Parliamentary Press Gallery members’ knowledge of citizenship and history. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Sep 28, 2011

Sir John A Day to celebrate Canada’s Founding Father

The Historica-Dominion Institute unveiled its newest youth-focused heritage project, Sir John A Day, at a book launch for Christopher Moore’s biography Nation Maker today. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

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