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History / Archeology - Criminology / Forensics - 10.07.2024
Uncovering the truth behind the Alderney death count
Uncovering the truth behind the Alderney death count
Waterloo researchers are known globally for tackling complex problems and Robert Jan van Pelt, of Waterloo's School of Architecture in Cambridge, is one of them.

History / Archeology - 17.06.2024
'Becoming Green Gables:' Western prof explores farm that inspired Canadian classic
’Becoming Green Gables:’ Western prof explores farm that inspired Canadian classic

History / Archeology - Art and Design - 15.03.2024
Cleopatra VII: a dean's lessons on fake news from ancient history
Cleopatra VII: a dean’s lessons on fake news from ancient history

History / Archeology - Environment - 12.03.2024
Human activity on Curaçao began centuries earlier than previously believed
Human activity on Curaçao began centuries earlier than previously believed
New research co-led by Simon Fraser University and the National Archaeological Anthropological Memory Management (NAAM Foundation) in Curaçao extends the earliest known human settlement of Curaçao by centuries, adding pieces to the puzzle of pre-Colombian Caribbean history. A team of international partners have been collaborating on the C uraçao Cultural Landscape Project since 2018 to understand the long-term biodiversity change of the island, and its relationship to human activity.

Campus - History / Archeology - 05.03.2024
Augmented reality exhibit tells story of war brides and other women who helped build Alberta's oil industry
Augmented reality exhibit tells story of war brides and other women who helped build Alberta’s oil industry

History / Archeology - Campus - 22.02.2024
Digital repatriation of Tse'k'wa archive democratizes 50 years of archaeological and cultural knowledge
Digital repatriation of Tse’k’wa archive democratizes 50 years of archaeological and cultural knowledge

History / Archeology - Economics - 08.02.2024
Discovering Canada’s trailblazing Black accountants

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 07.02.2024
The long journey of a child who died over 2,000 years ago
The long journey of a child who died over 2,000 years ago
UdeM's Department of Anthropology hosted a delegation from the Consulate General of Mexico in Montreal for a ceremony marking the return of Mesoamerican human remains.

Career - History / Archeology - 24.01.2024
'Sweet smell of gum': Western prof collecting stories of the iconic O-Pee-Chee Company
’Sweet smell of gum’: Western prof collecting stories of the iconic O-Pee-Chee Company

Social Sciences - History / Archeology - 22.01.2024
Knowing our history to know ourselves

Law - History / Archeology - 07.12.2023
The John Peters Humphrey archive added to the Canada Memory of the World Register

History / Archeology - Computer Science - 08.11.2023
Using AI to decipher historical manuscripts
Using AI to decipher historical manuscripts
Jean-Olivier Dicaire-Leduc throws light on hundreds of previously illegible pages of handwritten documents - some more than 350 years old - using text-recognition software powered by AI.

Art and Design - History / Archeology - 28.09.2023
Indigenous art enjoys a renaissance

History / Archeology - 18.09.2023
Western students dig up history in the Caribbean
Western students dig up history in the Caribbean
When Western professor Neal Ferris led an archaeology field school on the small Ca r ibbean island of Nevis this summer, his goal was to teach students how to use their skills in service of community heritage work.

History / Archeology - Campus - 30.08.2023
Archiving the unarchivable
Archiving the unarchivable

Astronomy / Space - History / Archeology - 26.06.2023
Meet the man who brought space alive for Londoners
Meet the man who brought space alive for Londoners

Campus - History / Archeology - 17.05.2023
UBC celebrates graduates who defy age and time to complete their degrees
UBC celebrates graduates who defy age and time to complete their degrees

History / Archeology - 15.05.2023
Historical fiction: a guarantee of critical success or a trap?  

History / Archeology - 30.03.2023
21st century methods to record 2,000 years of ancient graffiti in Egypt
21st century methods to record 2,000 years of ancient graffiti in Egypt
Simon Fraser researchers are learning more about ancient graffiti-and their intriguing comparisons to modern graffiti-as they produce a state-of-the-art 3D recording of the Temple of Isis in Philae, Egypt. Working with the University of Ottawa, the researchers published their early findings in Egyptian Archaeology and have returned to Philae to advance the project.

Linguistics / Literature - History / Archeology - 22.03.2023
Dissident literature: University of Toronto researcher helps build 'an honest record' of Soviet history
Dissident literature: University of Toronto researcher helps build ’an honest record’ of Soviet history
While the world continues to witness the exchange of bombs and gunfire in Urkaine, the University of Toronto's  Ann Komaromi  is involved in the exchange of underground journalism and literature about the former Soviet Union.

History / Archeology - Politics - 17.03.2023
Imperialism: from antiquity to now
Imperialism: from antiquity to now
In his new book, historian Samir Saul dissects imperialism through the ages to describe its chameleon-like nature and economic underpinnings.

History / Archeology - 21.02.2023
The Good Word: University of Toronto lecturer explores lineage, faith and Black history in spoken word album
The Good Word: University of Toronto lecturer explores lineage, faith and Black history in spoken word album

History / Archeology - 15.02.2023
U.S. police violence stems from a long history of fighting 'internal enemies'
U.S. police violence stems from a long history of fighting ’internal enemies’

Health - History / Archeology - 14.02.2023
Two of Canada’s first Black doctors commemorated: Toronto Star

Sport - History / Archeology - 01.02.2023
Prized T-shirt returned to UBC Bookstore after 42-year ordeal on Welsh rugby player
Prized T-shirt returned to UBC Bookstore after 42-year ordeal on Welsh rugby player

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 31.01.2023
Black History Month

History / Archeology - 31.01.2023
Students dig into the past during 'Ancient Food Day'
Students dig into the past during ’Ancient Food Day’
Did you know Ancient Greeks enjoyed a snack that resembled Timbits? They were called enkrides  - small golden cakes made with a simple cheese dough, fried in olive oil and eaten with generous amounts of honey and pepper.

History / Archeology - Music - 27.01.2023
'Putting people front and centre': Historian Anna Shternshis keeps Holocaust survivors' stories alive
’Putting people front and centre’: Historian Anna Shternshis keeps Holocaust survivors’ stories alive
For University of Toronto historian Anna Shternshis , understanding the past means connecting with people's stories - or, in the case of her research, their songs.

Social Sciences - History / Archeology - 04.01.2023
Community-engaged archaeology project advances reconciliation on Xwe'etay/Lasqueti Island
Community-engaged archaeology project advances reconciliation on Xwe’etay/Lasqueti Island
Members of the Xwe-etay/Lasqueti Island Archaeology Project (XLAP), including SFU researchers Dana Lepofsky and Sean Markey, Coast Salish Nations, and Xwe-etay (Lasqueti) residents have been working

History / Archeology - Religions - 20.12.2022
From Santa Claus to KFC: Tracing the origins of modern Christmas traditions

History / Archeology - 20.12.2022
Indigenous leaders welcome historic repatriation of stolen Nisga'a memorial totem pole
Indigenous leaders welcome historic repatriation of stolen Nisga’a memorial totem pole

History / Archeology - 24.11.2022
Bioarcheologist comes face-to-face with King Tut
Bioarcheologist comes face-to-face with King Tut
Renowned Western researcher Andrew Nelson studies bioarcheology, in part, because it allows him to understand how people lived thousands of years ago.

Campus - History / Archeology - 27.10.2022
McGill University to establish high-profile discussion series on Canada's place in the world
McGill University to establish high-profile discussion series on Canada’s place in the world

Campus - History / Archeology - 03.10.2022
Acknowledging success through giving back

Law - History / Archeology - 16.09.2022
University of Toronto event celebrating Rosalie Abella to bring together current, former international high-court justices
University of Toronto event celebrating Rosalie Abella to bring together current, former international high-court justices

History / Archeology - 16.09.2022
Brian Mulroney hails legacy of Michael Wilson, former finance minister and University of Toronto chancellor
Brian Mulroney hails legacy of Michael Wilson, former finance minister and University of Toronto chancellor

History / Archeology - 12.09.2022
Researchers piece together the story of an ancient Roman city - one artifact at a time
Researchers piece together the story of an ancient Roman city - one artifact at a time
From small coins to tiny pieces of ceramic and even clumps of soil,  Seth Bernard  and a group of graduate students from the University of Toronto are unearthing a story about how a Roman city founded in 241 BCE lived and breathed through time.

History / Archeology - Innovation - 06.09.2022
Waterloo celebrates the life and legacy of Douglas Wright

History / Archeology - 31.08.2022
PhD candidate Oksana Dudko returned to Ukraine to aid friends and family - and to 'keep the conversation alive'
PhD candidate Oksana Dudko returned to Ukraine to aid friends and family - and to ’keep the conversation alive’

Career - History / Archeology - 02.08.2022
Triumph and frustration: Database documents the history of Canadian women film directors
Triumph and frustration: Database documents the history of Canadian women film directors

History / Archeology - 18.07.2022
Students collect local stories as part of digital history project on Oshawa’s ’Motor City’

History / Archeology - 29.06.2022
UBC experts on 25th anniversary of Hong Kong handover
UBC experts on 25th anniversary of Hong Kong handover

Social Sciences - History / Archeology - 24.05.2022
Statement regarding honorary degree granted to John Fergus O’Grady

Social Sciences - History / Archeology - 12.05.2022
Constant Awashish calls for reconciliation
Constant Awashish calls for reconciliation

History / Archeology - Campus - 28.04.2022
Researchers collect personal stories from coast to coast to illuminate the history of Muslims in Canada
Researchers collect personal stories from coast to coast to illuminate the history of Muslims in Canada

History / Archeology - 19.04.2022
The world's first photographically illustrated book is at UdeM
The world’s first photographically illustrated book is at UdeM
Botanist Anna Atkins was the first person in the world to publish a book illustrated with photographs.

Environment - History / Archeology - 12.04.2022
Western researchers first to map effects of England’s ’little ice age’ 
London Bridge during the Frost of 1795-1796. Daniel Turner painting, City of London Corporation It produced floods deep enough to carry away cattle, and winds powerful enough to sink flotillas.

History / Archeology - Campus - 04.04.2022
An unsettling history: Book co-edited by University of Toronto prof explores oppressive, violent Black experiences in Canada
An unsettling history: Book co-edited by University of Toronto prof explores oppressive, violent Black experiences in Canada

Health - History / Archeology - 01.04.2022
Bernard Langer, a Canadian surgery pioneer, remembered in the Globe and Mail
Bernard Langer, a Canadian surgery pioneer, remembered in the Globe and Mail

History / Archeology - Linguistics / Literature - 16.03.2022
'A human tragedy at the greatest scale': Lynne Viola on how distorted history shapes today's war in Ukraine
’A human tragedy at the greatest scale’: Lynne Viola on how distorted history shapes today’s war in Ukraine