Past News Items

The Department of History is proud to celebrate the accomplishments of our alumni, faculty, staff, and students. Selecting a year in the menu to your left will bring up the news items for that year. Please note that some links in the older item may no longer be functioning. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the department.

Department Chair Elected President of the Ontario Historical Society
At its 131st Annual General Meeting, the Ontario Historical Society (OHS) elected Dr. Michel S. Beaulieu as the new President of the Society.
Graduate Students Present at Congress of Humanities and Social Sciences
Congratulations to MA students Yawei Zhang, Peter DeLorenzi, and Michael McNeil who presented papers in June at the annual meeting of the Hungarian... full story
Introducing Lakehead University’s new Chair in Finnish Studies, Dr. Kari Alenius
The Lakehead University Finnish Chair Advisory Committee is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Kari Alenius as the ninth Chair in Finnish... full story
Lakehead University hosting talk on populism at home and abroad
You are invited to Meeting the Challenge of Populism at Home and Abroad, a presentation by Ben Rowswell on Thursday, April 4 at 7:30 pm at Lakehead... full story
Lakehead University celebrated exceptional researchers at R and I Awards of Excellence
Lakehead University held its Research and Innovation Awards of Excellence reception on Thursday, Feb. 28 to celebrate the exceptional achievements of... full story
Canadian Geographic Magazine Features Museum Run By Alumna
The January/February issue of Canadian Geographic Magazine features an article about the Chatham-Kent Black Historical Society. History alumna Sam... full story
New Work by Alumni and Faculty in the 2018 Papers & Records
The 2018 issue of the Thunder Bay Historical Museum Society's journal Papers... full story