Catch up on our Sustainable Farm Systems Project Blog Series!

Catch up on our Sustainable Farm Systems Project Blog Series!

By: jmd944

Since October, members of our Sustainable Farm Systems Project, led by Dr. Andrew Watson, have written monthly posts for The Network in Canadian History and Environment (NiCHE) explaining different aspects, research methods, and findings of the project.

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Andrew Watson to Give Sustainable Farm Systems Talk at UNBC on March 24th

Andrew Watson to Give Sustainable Farm Systems Talk at UNBC on March 24th

By: jmd944

History Dept/CASHS/NRESI Colloquium: Sustainable Farms Systems in Historical Perspective: The Energy Returned on Investment in Western Agriculture during the 19th and 20th Centuries. Dr. Andrew Watson, University of Saskatchewan

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Geoff Cunfer to Give Sustainable Farm Systems Talk at University of Alberta

Geoff Cunfer to Give Sustainable Farm Systems Talk at University of Alberta

By: jmd944

HGIS Lab Director, Dr. Geoff Cunfer, to give presentation at the University of Alberta at 3:30 pm on March 21st, entitled “Feeding the World: An Environmental History of Agricultural Sustainability through Two Centuries of Transition.” The presentation is given as part of our Sustainable Farm Systems Project.

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University of Saskatchewan at the American Society for Environmental History, Seattle, March 30th-April 3rd

University of Saskatchewan at the American Society for Environmental History, Seattle, March 30th-April 3rd

By: jmd944

We are happy to announce that seven members of the University of Saskatchewan, including three members of the HGIS Lab, will be presenting at the annual meeting of the American Society for Environmental History in Seattle, March 30-April 3, 2016.

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Congratulations Steven Langlois!

Congratulations Steven Langlois!

By: jmd944

Congratulations to one of our undergraduate HGIS Lab members, Steven Langlois (top right in photograph). He has been awarded a 2016 Aboriginal Achievement Award by the University of Saskatchewan.

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Relive our Lab’s #DayofDH2016

By: jmd944

This past Friday, Jim Clifford organized a group blog for the 2016 day of digital humanities (#DayofDH2016). The blog highlighted the dh projects being pursued by individual members of our HGIS Lab.

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Congrats Elise and Louis!

By: jmd944

The HGIS Lab applauds two of our undergraduate assistants, Elise Lehmann and Louis Reed-Wood, who have been accepted into graduate programs for the Fall.

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Sustainable Farm Systems Annual Meeting in Mallorca

Sustainable Farm Systems Annual Meeting in Mallorca

By: jmd944

Our Sustainable Farm Systems Project held its annual meeting last month in Mallorca, Spain.

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HGIS Lab at Social Science History Association

By: jmd944

Nine members of the HGIS Lab and Sustainable Farm Systems Project will present at the 2016 meeting of the Social Science History Association in Chicago, November 17-20, 2016. For details, see below:

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Seven HGIS Lab Members to Present at Canadian Historical Association (CHA 2016)

By: jmd944

Seven of our lab members will be presenting at this year’s meeting of the Canadian Historical Association to be held next week, May 30th – June 1st, in Calgary. See their panels below.

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