Press Releases

Apr 27, 2011

Economic Issues Trump Environment, Twitter fizzles and Voting seen increasingly as Choice over Duty in new Youth Election Poll

With the federal election days away, a new survey commissioned by The Historica-Dominion Institute compares youth voter attitudes, issues and intentions to mature voters for an intimate look at youth engagement in Canada, which hit a low of 37% voter turn READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Apr 19, 2011

Stephen Smith Appointed Chairman of The Historica-Dominion Institute

The Board of Directors of The Historica-Dominion Institute is proud to announce the appointment of Stephen J. R. Smith as Chairman. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Mar 29, 2011

Nomadic Massive’s Vox Sambou joins the Historica-Dominion Institute and TD to Celebrate Diversity and share Montreal’s Stories of Immigration

The Historica-Dominion Institute was joined by hip-hop artist Vox Sambou in a celebration of diversity today at the Montreal Museum of Contemporary Art. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Mar 01, 2011

Student Citizens of the Year take Ottawa

The Historica-Dominion Institute is proud to announce the winners of the 2010-11 Canadian Citizenship Challenge, which asks students from sea to sea to prove they are Great Canadians by putting their knowledge of Canada to the test. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Jan 10, 2011

The Historica-Dominion Institute Celebrates Sir John A. Macdonald Day.

On the birthday of Sir John A. Macdonald, the Historica-Dominion Institute applauds the efforts of Canadian politicians, educators and historians to establish a bicentennial commission to celebrate the 200th birthday of Canada’s first PM in 2015 READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Jan 10, 2011

The Historica-Dominion Institute uses Social Media to Celebrate Sir John A. Macdonald’s Birthday.

The Historica-Dominion Institute is encouraging teachers to celebrate life and legacy of Sir John A Macdonald, Canada’s greatest nation builder on his 196th birthday tomorrow. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Nov 26, 2010

Michael A. Levine to Lead The Historica-Dominion Institute

The Board of Directors of The Historica-Dominion Institute is proud to announce the appointment of Michael A. Levine as Executive Vice-Chairman. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Nov 08, 2010

New Survey by The Historica-Dominion Institute for Remembrance Day

Young Canadians Possess the Lowest Knowledge of the First and Second World Wars, but the Highest Knowledge of the War in Afghanistan READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Oct 19, 2010

Minister Jason Kenney celebrates Citizenship Week with a special version of “Are you Smarter than a 10th Grader?” as part of The Historica-Dominion Institute's Canadian Citizenship Challenge.

Quiz show format pits Ottawa-area students against seasoned members of the parliamentary press gallery. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Oct 06, 2010

The Canadian Encyclopedia Celebrates 25 Years

The authoritative resource on all things Canadian accessed by millions of users over the past quarter century. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

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