Press Releases

Jan 29, 2010

Second World War veterans gather in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu to preserve their stories

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

Jan 21, 2010

Windsor-Essex County Second World War veterans gather in Kingsville to preserve their stories

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

Jan 14, 2010

The Memory Project Hosts Orientation Session and Reception in Regina

This Thursday, January 14, 2010, The Memory Project, a program of the Historica-Dominion Institute, will bring together veterans, servicemen and women, cadets and teachers for a Memory Project Orientation event and reception. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Jan 11, 2010

The Historica-Dominion Institute Partners with Citizenship and Immigration Canada

The Historica-Dominion Institute is pleased to renew its partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada for the 2010 Mathieu Da Costa Challenge. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Dec 18, 2009

40 teens selected to attend 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Games as members of the Historica-Dominion at the Games project.

Forty students from British Columbia (BC) and across the country have been selected to attend and report on their experiences at the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Nov 25, 2009

WWII Veterans Gather to Preserve Their Stories at Special Miramichi Event, Held by The Memory Project: Stories of the Second World War

Local Second World War veterans gathered today at the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #3 in Miramichi to participate in a new nation-wide oral history project. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Nov 10, 2009

The Historica-Dominion Institute Welcomes Billy Bishop Toronto City Centre Airport

The Historica-Dominion Institute applauds the Toronto Port Authority ’s decision to change the name of the Toronto City Centre Airport to the Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Nov 10, 2009

Veterans from The Memory Project Open Toronto Stock Exchange

Canadian veterans from the Second World War and onwards were invited to open the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) to mark Remembrance Week this morning. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Nov 10, 2009

Me to We Style Supports the Historica-Dominion Institute

This Remembrance Day, Me to We Style will be donating $10 for every t-shirt sold online to The Historica-Dominion Institute’s Memory Project, which encourages veterans to share their stories with young people across Canada. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Nov 09, 2009

Encounters with Canada Focuses on Memory during Canada Remembers Week.

This week Encounters with Canada welcomes 138 students from across the nation to Ottawa for a week that promises to be inspiring, enriching and meaningful. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

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