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Winter Break

NewsThe Oral History Centre will be closed beginning December 23rd for winter break. We will re-open on Monday January 6th, 2020.  We wish you the best for the holiday season.  facebooktwitteryoutube

Looking Forward

NewsWith the appointment Brett Lougheed as the Director of the Oral History Centre in April, 2019 (annouced March 26, 2019) the Oral History Centre now falls under the purview of the University of Winnipeg’s Library. This means great things for us, and for you! With a...

Abe and Bertha Arnold Grant Awarded

News:  The Oral History Centre is pleased to announce the recipient of the 2019 Abe and Bertha Arnold Grant – a start-up grant for a community researcher or community group with limited access to funding to do an oral history project.  This year’s recipient, Jase...

Call for Applicants: Abe and Bertha Arnold Grant

News:  The Oral History Centre is now accepting applications for the Abe and Bertha Arnold Oral History Grant. The Abe and Bertha Arnold Grant is a start-up grant for a community researcher or community group that wants to do an oral history project but has no access...

Manitoba Food History Project

News:  The Manitoba Food History Project is a SSHRC-funded oral history project based out of the University of Winnipeg in collaboration with the Oral History Centre. The goal of the project is to produce a comprehensive history of food manufacturing, production,...

The OHC Joins the Sustainable Heritage Network

News:  The University of Winnipeg Oral History Centre is now part of the Sustainable Heritage Network, a network of individuals, communities, and institutions who work together to provide each other with digital tools and preservation assistance. Based out of...

The CBHA at the OHC

News:   Earlier this fall, members of the Board of Directors of the Canadian Business History Association (CBHA) met at the Oral History Centre (OHC) at the University of Winnipeg (UW). The OHC is an affiliate of the CBHA; Janis Thiessen, Associate Director of the...

Centre for Oral History and Tradition, Lethbridge

News:  The Oral History Centre was pleased to learn more about the Centre for Oral History and Tradition at University of Lethbridge while attending the Oral History Association's Annual Meeting in Long Beach, CA. Under the Directorship of Dr. Heidi MacDonald,...

Call for Papers: Oral History Society 2017 UK Annual Conference

News:  The Annual Conference of the Oral History Society in conjunction with Newman University and Leeds Trinity University Friday, 14th and Saturday, 15th July, 2017 at Leeds Trinity University, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 5HD In recent years, belief and non belief have...