Tuesday, June 2, 2020
Former MA Student Wins Best Paper Award
Alumna Alana Toulin, who earned an M.A. in History under the supervision of Prof. Andrew Johnston, has just been awarded the Best Article Prize from the Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era. Congratulations Alana! About the JGAPE Best Article Prize For the best article published in The Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive...
Monday, June 1, 2020
David Dean Wins a CU-COVID-19 Rapid Response Research Grant
In response to COVID-19, Carleton University swiftly developed an internal funding opportunity to provide seed funding for individuals or teams of researchers for original, innovative, and time-sensitive research to propose solutions to the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, or to apply to external research grant competitions targeting the...
Thursday, May 28, 2020
Pamela Walker Explains to University Affairs How She Incorporates Games into her Classes
Professor Pamela Walker, talks to Matthew Guida of University Affairs, about how she has students gain a deeper understanding of history through role playing games. A short excerpt is included below, with the full article, "Role-playing games are breathing new life into the history classroom", is available online. After noticing a decline in...
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Jennifer Evans Profiled in Carleton Newsroom
The following excerpt is from a story by Lisa Gregoire. The full article, "Carleton History Professor Wins Medals at Powerlifting Nationals" can be found on the Carleton Newsroom site. Jennifer Evans knows all about heavy lifting. A respected author, scholar, Carleton University history professor, graduate adviser—she’s all that. But in early...
Thursday, May 7, 2020
Shawn Graham Discusses Online Course: Crafting Digital History
Digital Historian, Professor Shawn Graham, talks about his online course, HIST 3814/DIGH 3814: Crafting Digital History with Ainslie Coghill and Nick Ward. A short excerpt can be found below with the full story, "Crafting Digital Learning: Digital History online course focuses on learning through collaboration, compassion, and glorious failures",...
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