Mary Yu, 2009. The Making of a Creative City:  An Analysis of Toronto’s Culture Plan and Cultural Planning in Toronto.  Supervisor:  Paul Litt.

Candice St. Aubin, 2009. Children’s Rights:  Canada’s Commitment to Aboriginal Children.  Research Paper.  Supervisor:   Donna Patrick

Daniel Cadieux, 2009. Linguistic Duality and Endangered Aboriginal Languages:  Examining Canadian Language Policy and Discourse.  Supervisor:  Donna Patrick

Johanna Persohn (100694603),2010.  Heritage Consciousness and Economic Development in Two Small Ontario Communities.  Supervisor:  Paul Litt

Ashley Sisco 2010 (100755794).  Becoming a Qallunologist:  One Qallunaa’s Journey Remembering Marble Island.  Supervisor:  Allan Ryan

Briony Taylor, 2009. Ideological Literacy and the Sociocultural Practices of the Ottawa Inuit.  Research Paper.  Supervisor:  Donna Patrick

Victoria Lynn Tenasco-Commando, 2010 (100696221).  Debwewin (Truth):  A Contribution to Indigenous Scholarship.  Supervisor:  Allan Ryan

Lesley Vaage, 2009.  Progress, Resistance, and Other Social Myths:  a feminist exploration of the ironies and ambiguities of online social regulation.  Research paper.  Supervisor:  Virginia Caputo

Sarah Murphy, 2009. Drumming into the Heart of Nova Scotia:  An Exploration of Peninsular Culture and Branding.  Research Paper.  Supervisor:  Richard Nimijean and Peter Hodgins

Cindy Gaudet, 2009. “Metis Women and Memory:  Learning to Live Beyond the Wounds of History” Research Paper. Supervisor:  Eva Mackey

Barbara Clarke, 2009. “Tourism Murals and the Post-Industrial Economy:  Off the Wall Articulations of the Local, National and Global in Pembroke’s Millennium Mural”

Research Paper. Supervisor:  Peter Hodgins

Allison Whalen, 2009. “Rocking the Divide:  Notes on Gender Inequality and the Music Consumer” Research Paper. Supervisor:  André Loiselle

Janet Graham, 2009. “Low turnout by Young Voters in Canadian Federal Elections:  Problems and Solutions.”  Research paper.  Supervisor:

 Pascale Guindon, 2009. “Dammed:  Conceptualizing the Loss of Heritage Along the St. Lawrence River.”  Research paper.  Supervisor:

Grace C. Irving, 2009. In (search of) Passing:  Acts and Narratives at the Limits of Identity and Visibility. Thesis. Supervisors:  Pauline Rankin and Patrizia Gentile

Davina Desroches, 2009. Transition, Transformation, Revolution:  An Assessment of Open Access Discourse and Practice in Canada.  Thesis.  Supervisor:  Dwayne Winseck

Donald Den, 2009. “The Rise and Fall of Satellite Radio in Canada:  An Anatomy of a Failed Business Model”   Thesis.  Supervisor: Peter Hodgins

Melissa Orr, 2009. AFROCENTRIC SCHOOLS AND THE END OF MULTICULTURALISM.  Research Paper.  Supervisor:  Eva Mackey


 Brittney Bos, 2010. The (Re)presentation of Gender History at National Historic Sites.  Thesis.  Supervisors:  Herb Stovel, Patrizia Gentile.

Shannon Fraser, 2010.  For the Good of Public (and Profit):  The Child-Consumer-Citizen and the Branding of TVO.  Research Paper.  Supervisor:  Prof. Kirsten Kozolanka.

Erin Strachan, 2010. “Listen, Laugh and Learn:  Humour’s Disarming Role in Aboriginal Pedagogy”. Research paper. Supervisor:  Allan Ryan

Blake MacMillian, 2010. ANT in Westboro:  An examination of the applicability of Actor-Network Theory in gentrification studies.  Thesis.  Supervisor:  Pauline Rankin and Herb Stovel

Hai Ha Nguyen, 2010.  Fresh for the Weekend.  Supervisor:  Pauline Rankin.  Research Paper

Mallory Whiteduck, 2010. “But it’s our story.  Read it.”:  Stories My Grandfather Told Me and Writing for Continuance    Research Paper.  Supervisor:  Allan Ryan

Lindsay Steele Snider, 2010.  Lifting the curtain:  The Effects of Canada and Québec’s Cultural Integration Policies on the Representation of Majority Group Identity and Ethnocultural Groups.  Research essay.  Supervisor:  Anne Trepaniér  (readers Danic Paventean-RMC, Eva Mackey)

Peter Gibbon 2010.  YES Magazine (1956-70)  A History, Assessment and Index Research Essay. Supervisor:  Collett Tracey (English), Michael Gnarowski (reader), Peter Hodgins (reader)

Laura Bondy 2009.  Painting inside the lines:  Canadian war art from the exhibition A Brush with war: Military Art from Korea to Afghanistan and mythology.    Research Essay.  Supervisor:

Laura Hall, 2010.  “Under the Magnifying Glass:  The Creative Economy and its Impacts on Canadian Cultural Policymaking”  Research Essay.  Supervisor:  Fran Klodawsky.

Adam Meisner, 2010. Staging Diversity:  the Canada Council for the Art’s Equity Office and its Role in Canadian Theatre.  Research Essay.  Supervisor:  André Loiselle

Valerie Bolduc, 2010. From Indians to Canadians of Convenience:  A New Site For the Deployment of A “Made in Canada” System of Alterity.  Research essay.  Supervisor:  Eva Mackey.  Committee:  Elke Winter, Xiaobei Chen.

Amanda Murphy, 2010.  “A Brand New, Thrilling, Chilling Adventure!”  A Case Study of Heroism, Villainy, and “The North” in Nelvana of the Northern Lights in the Strange Frozen World of Glacia.    Research Essay.  Supervisor:  Andre Loiselle.  Readers Paul Litt, Ummni Khan.

Sheila Grantham, 2010. “Surviving Through the Sixties Scoop:  Documenting the Lived Experiences of Indigenous Peoples Affected by the Child Welfare System” .  Thesis.   Supervisor:  Adje Van De Sande, Pauline Rankin, examiners—Kate Higginson, Allan Ryan.

Ha Nguyen, 2010. Fresh for the Weekend.  Research Essay.  Supervisor:  Pauline Rankin.  Readers:  Allan Ryan, Ming Tiampo.

Howard Adler, 2010. “A War without Bombs”:  The Government’s Role in Damming and Flooding of Lac des Mille Lacs First Nation.  Thesis.  Supervisor:   Donna Patrick.  Examiners:  Michel Hogue, Sean Darcy (Co supervisor).


Justin Kwinter, 2011.  Tunnel Vision:  The Development of the English-Canadian Identity through the application of the Canonical Criteria to Last Night and Highway 61.  Research Paper.  Supervisor:  Andre Loiselle. Examiners:  Peter Thompson, Zuzana Pick.

Catherine Rossiter, 2011.  Running Head:  FOCUS ON CULTURAL HERITAGE.  Focus on Cultural Toursim:  A direction for policy development in Canada.  Supervisor: Paul Litt.  Examiners:  Richard Nimijean, Leighann Neilson.  Research Paper.

Stephen Jarrett, 2011.  Cultural Landscape Assessment:  Establishing Best Practice.  Supervisor:  Paul Litt.  Examiners:  Shawn Graham, Peter Carruthers.  Research Paper.

Miranda Dyck, 2011.  The Recognition of Indigenous Rights During the Red Power Movement.  Supervisor:  Donna Patrick, Nahla Abdo.  Examiners:  Peter Thompson, Radha Jhappan.  Chair: Allan Ryan. Thesis.

Kelly Black, 2011.  Enacting Settler Property, Advancing Indigenous Dispossession:  The Coloniality of Property Relations on Southern Vancouver Island.  Supervisor:  Eva Mackey.  Examiners:  Brian Thom, Peter Hodgins.  Research Essay.

Dorothy Meness, 2011.  Anishinabekweg Anokiwin (Aboriginal Women’s Work).  Supervisor:  Allan Ryan.  Examiners:  Donna Patrick, Patricia Reynolds.  Research Essay.

Emily Hazlett, 2011.  Redefining Excellence:  Canadian-ness, Cultural  Value and Canada Reads.   Supervisor:  Catherine Khordoc.  Examiners:  Patricia Smart, Anne Trepanier.  Research Essay



 Christienne Uchiyama, 2012.   Waste of Place:  Heritage Conservation within the context of the Canadian Environment Assessment Act.  Supervisor:  Paul Litt.  Thesis.

Valerie Luchak, 2012.  “Representing Unity in the National Capital Region: Quebec through Confederation Boulevard”.   Supervisor:  Anne Trepaniér.   Research Essay.

Danielle Lorenz, 2012. Walking the Noble (Savage) Path:  The Didactics of Indigenouse Knowledge (Re)presentation in the Toronto Zoo’s Canadian Domain.  Thesis.  Supervisor:  Anne Trepanier

Lashia Jones, 2012. A Woman’s Place:  Seeking and preserving the history of female textile workers in Almonte , Ontario. Research Essay.  Supervisors:  Joanna Dean, Paul Litt.  Examiner:  Anne Trepanier

Sophie Beraud, 2012. The Mass Communication of Heritage   Media analysis of Canadian Governmental policies and programs.   Research essay.  Supervisor:  Peter Thompson.

Nancy Oakley, 2012. “Take Only Pictures, Leave Only Footprints’:  The Cultural Resource Management Practices of Algonquin Provincial Park.  Research Essay.  Supervisor:  Peter Thompson.


Amy Champagne, 2013.  Indigenous Pedagogy in Formal Education:  Effects on the Learning Experience. Research Essay.  Supervisor:  Allan Ryan.

Kanatase Horn, 2013.  Reconfiguring Assimilation:  Understanding the First Nations Property Ownership Act in Historial Context. Thesis .  Supervisor:  Donna Patrick


Peter Kitay, 2014.  An Environmental History of Treaty No. 9 and Lake Abitibi (1886-1919). Research Essay.  Supervisor:  Daniel MacFarlane

Julie Lalonde, 2014. The Road to Grandma’s House:  The Daily Experiences of Economically Disadvantages Elderly Women in Rural and Urban Ottawa.   Thesis.  Supervisor:  Pauline Rankin.

Shari Rutherford, 2014. :   “The older the tree, the sweeter the sap”  An Exploration of Culinary Heritage Conservation through Maple Products in Canada.  Research paper.  Supervisor:  Peter Hodgins.

Tabitha Armstrong, 2014.  Making Politics and Creating Spaces:  A Study of the 2012 Québec Student Strikes. Thesis.  Supervisor:  Peter Hodgins.

Jessica Helps, 2014.  Tying the Nations Together from Railroads to Pipelines.   Research Essay.  Supervisor:   Anne Trepanier.

Trina Bolam, 2014. Healing Heritage:  New Approaches to Commemorating Canada’s Indian Residential School System. Thesis.  Supervisor:  Peter Hodgins.

Ryan Lux, 2014. The Numinous Cult(ure)e:  Reconciling Québec’s religious heritage for a post-secular age.   Thesis.  Supervisor:  Peter Hodgins.

Ian Mortimer, 2014. The Hybrid Monumental Symbols of Canada’s Warrior Nation Moment. Thesis. Supervisor:  Peter Hodgins

Sarah Baker, 2014. “Real, Truth, Seen”:  Exploring Gender in Homelessness Discourse through Wood Green  Community Services’ Homeward Bound Campaign.  Research Essay.  Supervisor:  Eva Mackey. 


Emma Gooch, 2015.  Our Story Within: Mapping “Home” in Jane Urquhart’s Sanctuary Line and A Map of Glass. Research paper.    Supervisor:  Eva Mackey.

 Lewis Barnaby, 2015. Gesgulg:  Indigeous Cultural Expressions of Resistance and Decolonization in Heavy Metal Music.  MRP.  Supervisor:  Jennifer Adese.

 Brittany Collier, 2015. A New Partnership or Collaborative Colonialism?  A Case Study of Torngat Mountains National Park.  MRP. Supervisor:  Peter Hodgins.

Timothy Covell, 2015. Film Classification in Canada and the United States:  The Freedom of Government Control.  Thesis.  Supervisor:  André Loiselle.

Cassandra Joyce, 2015. Owning the Podium:  the competing priorities of participation and excellence in Canadian federal sport policy.  MRP.  Supervisor:  Paul Litt.

Stephanie Elliott, 2015.  In the (Historical) Moment:  Applying Theme Park Interactive Techniques in History Museums.  MRP.  Supervisor:  Susan Ross.

Stephanie Kloibhofer, 2015.  Questioning Canada – Camera-based Critique of Canadian Identity and Culture.  MRP.  Supervisor:  André Loiselle.

Paula Chinkiwsky, 2015. Re-storying Canada’s Indigenous History Through Digital Storytelling.  MRP.  Supervisor:  David Dean.

Diana Cullen, 2015. A Truth About Stories:  Unsettling Settler Ghost Stories Through Active Reflexivity. MRP. Supervisor:  Eva Mackey.

Allister Morrison, 2015. Transcending Bureaucracy: A Relational Exploration of Indigenous and Non-Indigenous Perspectives within Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada.  MRP.  Supervisor:  Allan Ryan.

Dustin Schultz, 2015. Ontario’s Far North Act (2010), Land Use Plans, and the Reproduction of Settler-Colonial Relationships in Northern Ontario.  MRP.  Supervisor:  Eva Mackey.