Press Releases

Jun 06, 2011

Joseph Boyden hosts Awards for Young Aboriginal Writers and Artists

Aboriginal leaders, youth, esteemed authors, artists and members of the community gathered at the Design Exchange today to celebrate the winners of The Historica-Dominion Institute’s 2011 Canadian Aboriginal Writing and Arts Challenge. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

May 29, 2011

The Historica-Dominion Institute and St. Boniface legion celebrate Winnipeg Veteran Appreciation Day

The Historica-Dominion Institute and the Norwood St. Boniface Legion branch 43 joined forces today to proudly celebrate Veteran Appreciation Day. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

May 10, 2011

Students gather to celebrate Asian Heritage Month and launch The Historica-Dominion Institute’s Asia-Canada Portal

Grade 10 students joined The Historica-Dominion Institute in an afternoon of interactive dialogue to kick off Asian Heritage Month at Gladstone Secondary School today. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

May 10, 2011

Historic Election Results Leave Youth Dissatisfied but more Interested in Politics

One week after the election upset, a new survey commissioned by The Historica-Dominion Institute investigates voting and views of the much-hyped youth demographic. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

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 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

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

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