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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.

Thursday, January 15, 2015, 12:30 - 2:30
Book Launch & Roundtable Discussion: Remembering the Modoc War: Redemptive Violence and the Making of American Innocence (UNC Press, 2014). by Boyd Cothran. The Roundtable discussion will feature the original research of Douglas Hunter, Stacy Nation-Knapper, and Dr. Andrew Watson. Everyone is welcome and refreshments will be served.
305 Founders College

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:

Wed., Dec. 17th - 12:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Tues., Jan. 6th - 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Wed., Jan. 7th - 12:00 to 2:00 p.m.

  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

THE HELP AND MENTORSHIP CENTRE WILL BE CLOSED FOR THE HOLIDAYS EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY. NORMAL HOURS WILL RESUME THE SECOND WEEK OF CLASSES IN JANUARY.

Beginning the second week of classes in January:
Tuesdays 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesdays 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Thursdays 9:00 am - 12:00 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

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AP/HIST 4511 & AP/HIST 4570
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Sir Sanford Fleming - by Elissa Chu
Forgotten Sacrifices - by Shafi Khan