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09/05/2017 - 08:30 to 17:00

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3 hours 45 min ago
New Washington Post history column: Made by History. Hist thinking and knowledge crucial to present & future. https://t.co/P68eIudJ5S
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9 hours 3 min ago
RT : Universities can contribute to world peace by teaching leaders the cultural and historical context to today's geopolitical challenges
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9 hours 4 min ago
RT : Studying history is critical to understanding current geopolitical tensions. It also provides clues to a path forward: cooperation
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9 hours 6 min ago
Historians Shouldn’t Be Pundits, but can help us understand the Trump phenomenon https://t.co/tUzA1AEZqx
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2017-6-25
RT : A little thing I wrote for https://t.co/4jSaX47p0C
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2017-6-25
RT : Lovely piece by in on the politics of hope in environmental history: https://t.co/wIojqHqMFJ
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2017-6-25
RT : Why did Native Americans visit London? sits down w/ "Indigenous London" author Coll Thrush. https://t.co/zafdWVsJK2
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2017-6-25
Thank you for all your hard work: it was a fantastic conference!
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2017-6-22
UBC History welcomes everyone attending on unceded, traditional Musqueam territory. Looking forward to lots of learning+exchange!
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2017-6-17
RT : "Imagining and memorializing historians who never existed, but should have." has a cool project here. https://t.co/flRUw5y2pp
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2017-6-17
RT : UBC's Indian Residential School History & Dialogue Centre open house on Th & Fri from 10 to 7, Sat 9-4: https://t.co/dETFPrIe3E
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2017-6-17
RT : & to offer a slate of Hong Kong-related courses in 2017W https://t.co/kIoSkjGJrs Go… https://t.co/97IWz8UDjQ

Positions

Vantage College and the Department of History at the University of British Columbia invite applications for a sessional lecturer for the period September 2017 to April 2018. See http://vantagecollege.ubc.ca and http://www.history.ubc.ca.

Equity updates

History of China at UBC

The Department of History offers a complete set of courses on China for undergraduates and provides graduate students with training in fields from the Ming dynasty to the Republic congruent with the expertise of its faculty. Please browse through this History Department sub-site and learn more about our research and teaching programs.

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Careers for Historians

Welcome to Careers for Historians. This is a resource for history students to explore career options. It’s for those who are considering pursuing studies in history, for those who already have a history degree (undergraduate or graduate) and are wondering about what career paths exist, and for faculty members to refine how they advise their students.

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In Press

L. Ishiguro, Northwestern North America (Canadian West) to 1900, in The Routledge Handbook of the History of Settler Colonialism, E. Cavanagh and Veracini, L. New York: Routledge, 2017, pp. 125-138.

Recent Faculty Publications

C. M. Booker, Addenda to the Transmission History of Dhuoda’s Liber Manualis, Revue d’histoire des textes, vol. n.s. 11, pp. 181–213, 2016.

Recent Student Publications

S. Greenhalgh, Edmonton's Local Heroes, in The Frontier of Patriotism, Alberta and the First World War, Calgary: University of Calgary Press, In Press.