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Ceremonial Beam Signing

Chancellor Emeritus Lynton “Red” Wilson signs beam at future home of L.R. Wilson Hall.

“Who Do You Think You Are”

Dr. Alex Dube, former Wilson Institute Fellow helps Melissa Etheridge on TLC’s “Who Do You Think You Are”

News 2014:

Chancellor Emeritus, Lynton “Red” Wilson is honoured for public service. Daily News details. Dr. Jennifer Bonnell’s book Reclaiming the Don: An Environmental History of Toronto’s Don River Valley” will be released by the University of Toronto Press in September 2014. A launch for the book is taking place Wednesday, October 8th at 7:00 p.m. at…

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News 2013:

History Welcome Reception 2013! This year the Department of History held the Graduate Welcome Reception at the University Club. See Pictures Future Home of the Wilson Institute for Canadian History The faculty of Humanities video coverage of the L.R. Wilson Building kick-off has been posted on the faculty’s youtube channel. You can view the video…

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News 2012:

Between the Lines Wins $10,000 2012 Wilson Prize for Publishing Canadian History. Dr. Stuart Henderson’s recent book was featured on a podcast by The New Books in History. His book “Making the Scene: Yorkville and Hip Toronto in the 1960s” also won a Clio Award for best book (Ontario), and most recently, won a second…

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The War of 1812

The War of 1812 The lecture hall, filled with the buzz and chatters of children, fell silent when Dr. Nelles strode to the podium