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Congratulations to Kathryn McPherson for winning the Faculty of Graduate Studies' Faculty Teaching Award
Congratulations to Jaclyn Neel on her new book
Department of History Wins
Congratulations to Jonathan Edmondson on his new book
Congratulations to our October 2014 Graduates
The Avie Bennett Historica Canada Public Lecture in Canadian History: Canada and the Great War
Welcome to our new colleague Margaret Schotte
The Department of History Welcomes Mr Pheroze Unwalla as Assitant Professor
The Muslim Struggle for Civil Rights in Spain: Promoting Democracy through Migrant Engagement, 1985–2010
The War to End All Wars - A Look Back at WWI - A video series from the Department of History
Congratulations to our colleague Sakis Gekas - Associate Professor
Congratulations to Willie Jenkins-three awards for his book
Announcing our 2013-14 History Award Winners
Congratulations to all of our June 2014 graduates!
Book prizes for Sean Kheraj and William Jenkins at this year's meeting of the Canadian Historical Association / Société historique du Canada
Jonathan Edmondson is this year’s recipient of the Award of Merit by the Classical Association of Canada/ Société des Études Classiques.
Inventing Stanley Park won an honourable mention for the 2013 BC Lieutenant-Governor's Award for Historical Writing
Richard C. Hoffmann’s new book: An Environmental History of Medieval Europe
Congratulations to our Colleague and Chair-Marcel Martel on the publication of his new book!
Remembering the Modoc War: Redemptive Violence and the Making of American Innocence


Announcements

This is My Time: History at York

Employment Opportunities: 2014-2015 Fall/Winter Positions - CUPE UNIT II

 

News

World War I documentary series by Department of History

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upcoming Events

For a listing of past events, please click here.

Friday, January 30, 2014, 4:00 p.m.
"Professionalizing Perfume in Eighteenth-Century Paris" by Kirsten James, Ph.D Candidate in History, University of Toronto
Munk School of Global Affairs, 1 Devonshire Place, Room 208N

Friday, January 30, 2014, 7:00 p.m.
UHSA MOVIE NIGHT! The UHSA invites all to a screening of Selma at SilverCity Yorkdale

February 3-5, 2015, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
History GHSA Book and Bake Sale! There will be light refreshments, baked goods, arts and crafts and interesting books all at a very low cost!
2183 Vari Hall (History Common Room)

Friday, February 6, 2015, 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
History of Indigenous Peoples (HIP) - Discussion of Paper:

Dr. Melissa Otis, “Rural Indigeneity – Essentializing or Identifying?” (Melissa is a recent graduate of History at the University of Toronto).
Common Area of the 7th floor of the Knaff Tower (Robarts Centre), York University.

Thursday, February 26th, 2015 (TBC)
Heterogeneity and Korean Identity in the Twenty-First Century
Travel, Faith, and Mobility: a Postcolonial Geography of Korean/American Evangelical Christian Missions with Ju Hui Judy Han, University of Toronto, Scarborough. Supported by The Korea Foundation, the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, the Office of the Vice-President, Research & Innovation and the York Cetnre for Asian Research. It is organized by Professor Janice C.H. Kim

Thursday, March 19th, 2015 (TBC)
Heterogeneity and Korean Identity in the Twenty-First Century
In/Appropriate Affects: Transnational Korean Adoptees and the Trouble with Diasporic Kinship with Eleana J. Kim, University of California, Irvine. Supported by The Korea Foundation, the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, the Office of the Vice-President, Research & Innovation and the York Cetnre for Asian Research. It is organized by Professor Janice C.H. Kim

 


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  HOURS OF OPERATION

Mon - Fri: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Tel: 416-736-5123
Fax: 416-736-5836
Email: lapshist@yorku.ca

  ADVISING HOURS

The Undergraduate Director is available on a weekly basis in 2140 Vari Hall to advise students (walk-in, no appointments necessary). See below for details:

Please note revised office hours:

Tues., Jan. 27th - 2:30 to 4:30 pm
Thurs., Jan. 29th - 3:00 to 4:30 pm

  HISTORY HELP AND MENTORSHIP CENTRE

Mentors will be available to help students on a weekly basis in 2157 Vari Hall. Click here for more information!

Walk-in or for an appointment email histhelp@yorku.ca

Tuesdays 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesdays 3 pm - 4:30 pm
Wednesdays 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

  DEPT. ADMINISTRATION

Chair:
Marcel Martel

Graduate Director:
William Jenkins


Undergraduate Director:
William Wicken

  COUNCIL MEETINGS

January 29th, 2015
February 26th, 2015
March 26th, 2015
April 30th , 2015

  FEATURED VIDEOS



History Departments YouTube channel

  FROM THE CLASSROOM

AP/HIST 4511 & AP/HIST 4570
ABOUT THE PROJECTS

Toronto 1914 website

Sir Sanford Fleming - by Elissa Chu
Forgotten Sacrifices - by Shafi Khan