Press Releases

Jun 22, 2010

Minister Jason Kenney announces the Institute’s newest national program - the Canadian Citizenship Challenge

The Challenge will be launched in classrooms across Canada in September and encourage students to take a mock citizenship exam after reading the new citizenship study guide. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Jun 03, 2010

Second World War veterans gather in Quebec City to preserve unique stories of wartime service and sacrifice.

The Memory Project: Stories of the Second World War holds a special reception for local veterans to participate in a new national digital archive initiative. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

May 27, 2010

Manitoba Second World War veterans gather in Portage La Prairie to preserve their stories

The Memory Project: Stories of the Second World War holds a special reception for local veterans to participate in a new national digital archive initiative READ THE FULL STORY HERE

May 26, 2010

Second World War veterans of Manitoba gather in Brandon to preserve their stories.

The Memory Project: Stories of the Second World War holds a special reception for local veterans to participate in a new national digital archive initiative. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

May 13, 2010

Jewish Second World War veterans gather in Toronto to preserve their stories

The Memory Project: Stories of the Second World War is creating an unprecedented record of Canada’s veterans READ THE FULL STORY HERE

May 05, 2010

Heritage Minister James Moore and Mrs. Laureen Harper join veterans and youth to celebrate VE-Day at a special Victory Ball

The Memory Project: Stories of the Second World War event commemorates the 65th anniversary of Victory in Europe READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Apr 28, 2010

Second World War veterans of Prince Edward Island gather in Charlottetown to preserve their stories

The Memory Project: Stories of the Second World War holds a special reception for local veterans to participate in a new national digital archive initiative READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Apr 27, 2010

Second World War veterans of Prince Edward Island gather in Summerside to preserve their stories

The Memory Project: Stories of the Second World War holds a special reception for local veterans to participate in a new national digital archive initiative READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Apr 22, 2010

Canadian Grade 8 Students to Receive Free National Park Access

Today, Grade 8 students across Canada are invited to experience Canada’s national parks and historic sites for free, announced the Honourable Jim Prentice, Canada’s Environment Minister and Minister responsible for Parks Canada. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Mar 18, 2010

The Historica-Dominion Institute calls on young Aboriginal storytellers to submit stories and win cash prizes!

Two weeks until deadline for the Canadian Aboriginal Writing Challenge READ THE FULL STORY HERE

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