Tuesday, July 03, 2012

Faculty Successes!

Congratulations to both Jim Miller and Keith Carlson who have recently been recognized at national and institutional levels!

Jim Miller is a Queen's Diamond Jubliee Medal Recipient.  The medals were given to the past presidents of the Canadian Historical Association to recognise their significant contributions to the study of history in Canada and commitment to the CHA.  Thank you, Jim, for your scholarship and service!

Keith Thor Carlson received a Distinguished New Researcher Award at the University of Saskatchewan Spring Convocation. This award recognises Keith's contributions to scholarship, professional and university service, and graduate teaching. An excellent all-rounder!

Keith Thor Carlson also received a CHA prize for Best Article or Book Chapter on Aboriginal History (2012).  “Orality about Literacy: The ‘Black and White’ of Salish History,” in Keith Thor Carlson, Kristina Fagan, and Natalia Khanenko-Friesen, eds., Orality and Literacy: Reflections across Disciplines (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2011). And this was just the sprinkles on the ice cream...