Program News

Dissertation award for Kevin Chrisman

Kevin Chrisman (PhD 2018) has been awarded the Outstanding Dissertation Award in Latin American and Caribbean Studies for 2018/19 from the Canadian Association of Latin American and Caribbean Studies. His dissertation, supervised by Anne Rubenstein, is entitled "Meet Me at Sanborns:  Labor, Leisure, Gender and Sexuality in Twentieth-Century Mexico."

Congratulations to Tommaso Leoni

Tommaso Leoni (PhD 2018) received an honourable mention in the Classical Association of Canada's biennial competition for the best Canadian dissertation in Classical Studies, for his dissertation “Urbem Hierusolymam delevit: The Arch of Titus in the Circus Maximus in Antiquity and the Middle Ages”.

Congratulations to Funke Aladejebi

Congratulations to History PhD graduate Funke Aladejebi, who was awarded the 2018 Cathy James Memorial Dissertation Prize by the Canadian History of Education Association at its conference in Fredericton. The prize was awarded for her 2016 dissertation “Girl You Better Apply to Teacher’s College”: The History of Black Women Educators in Ontario, 1940s-1980s.