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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

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

 

News

World War I documentary series by Department of History

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Events

For a full listing of upcoming and past events, please click here.

Friday, October 3rd, 3:00 p.m.
Joint French History Seminar/Séminaire conjoint d'Histoire de France
"Communication in the Later Plantagenet Empire: The Use of Anglo-French in England and in Continental Domains" by Prof. Serge Lusignan, Dept. of History, Université de Montréal
Munk School of Global Affairs, 1 Devonshire Place, room 108N

Friday, October 24th, 3:00 p.m.
Joint French History Seminar/Séminaire conjoint d'Histoire de France
"Le Sahara comme enjeu dans la construction de l'Empire colonial" (presentation in French) by Dr. Hélène Blais, Department of History, Université de Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense
Munk School of Global Affairs, 1 Devonshire Place, room 108N

 


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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:

Wed., Oct. 1: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thurs., Oct. 2: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mon., Oct. 6: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tues., Oct. 7: 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Tues., Oct. 14: 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Wed., Oct. 15: 10:00 am - 12:00 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
Wednesdays 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Thursdays 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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"HOW TO READ HISTORY AND TAKE EFFECIVE NOTES"
Wednesday, October, 1st


A group workshop will be held in 2183 Vari Hall from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

All undergraduate history students welcome!

  DEPT. ADMINISTRATION

Chair:
Marcel Martel

Graduate Director:
William Jenkins


Undergraduate Director:
William Wicken

  COUNCIL MEETINGS

October 23rd, 2014
November 27th, 2014
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