2017 Jarrell Prize / Prix Jarrell

With pleasure, we announce that Catherine Carstairs' article, “The Environmental Critique of Water Fluoridation,” published in Volume 38, Number 1 (2015) of Scientia Canadensis has been awarded the Jarrell Prize for best article published between 2015 and 2017. The Jarrell Prize was created in honour of Dr. Richard Jarrell — a founding member of the … Continue reading 2017 Jarrell Prize / Prix Jarrell

2015 Best Student Papers

Best student papers awards / Prix pour les meilleurs présentations étudiantes Greetings Colleagues / Chers collègues, We were so pleased to see many of you come out for our biennial conference held at York University from 6 to 8 November. The Programme Committee did a wonderful job of putting together some thought-provoking and interesting presentations. … Continue reading 2015 Best Student Papers

2015 Jarrell Prize / Prix Jarrell

The CSTHA is pleased to announce the first winner of the Jarrell Prize for the best article published in Scientia Canadensis. Dr. Eda Kranakis, professor of history at the University of Ottawa, received the award for her article “Peak Oil Theory in Canada’s Globe and Mail: A Case Study of the Construction of Ignorance.”   … Continue reading 2015 Jarrell Prize / Prix Jarrell

Conference: “Powers from the North”/ “Le Nord Électrique”

“Power from the North” is a two-day conference March 23 & March 24 at the University of Vermont. March 23 is designed to bring together policy makers, energy professionals and academics from both sides of the international border to consider the growing importance of the Quebec-Vermont/New England electric energy relationship. The conference intends to “tell … Continue reading Conference: “Powers from the North”/ “Le Nord Électrique”