January 25, 2018
Image from The Lethbridge Herald (May 26, 1928)
From Lib-Lab to Lib-Fem: British Columbia’s First Woman MLA, Mary Ellen Spear Smith (1863-1933) 
By Veronica Strong-Boag, Phd., FRSC, UBC and...
December 12, 2017
by Ramona Rose and Erica Hernandez-Read
Northern BC Archives, Geoffrey R. Weller Library, University of Northern British Columbia
Most archives have at least one long-standing ‘backlog’ project that...
October 19, 2017
In this short clip, Dr. Wendy Wickwire gives her perspective on the most important thing first year students can take away from their history courses.
September 05, 2017
by Angie Bain, Union of British Columbia Indian Chiefs, Lower Nicola Indian Band
In our fast-paced world where we look to technology to streamline the research process, visiting your local archives...
June 21, 2017
What does decolonizing scholarship look like?
How do we attend to the colonial project?
What forms, genres and modes of dissemination?
June 21, 2017
BC Studies invites submissions from all disciplines, from emerging as well as established scholars and culture producers, community-based researchers, artists, sound workers and more. Submissions...
June 20, 2017
“She Named It Canada Because that’s What It Was Called”: Language and Justice in Canada 2017+
by Veronica Strong-Boag
CHA Annual Meeting
*Cardboard Canadian flag by art students from Will F....
June 15, 2017
BC Studies invites work that recognizes knowledge practices developed through research within different disciplinary, social and political contexts. We encourage submissions about the ways people are...
April 06, 2017
As we approach BC Studies 2017 (May 4-6 at Vancouver Island University) speakers have been finalized and the program has been set. This year’s theme, (Un)Settling BritishColumbia, was influenced by...
March 07, 2017
Photo by Geoff Peters
SUSAN LAMBERT, BCTF PRESIDENT 2010-2013
Any student of history or human nature recognizes that a natural tendency and desire of any political force is to attempt to consolidate...