ICA Bursary

We are pleased to Congratulate our very own Ryan Courchene on winning the ICA bursary!

“Ryan Courchene, a student in the JMP/Archival Studies M.A. Program, has been awarded a “New Professionals Program” bursary from the International Council of Archives to attend the ICA’s world Congress in Seoul in September. Ryan is the first Canadian recipient of the bursary and only the second from North America.”

For a further link to this ICA program and Ryan’s profile there, see below at the entry for 20 June 2016:


Thesis: Structure & Organization (Fort Garry)

UM GradSteps has an upcoming workshop this Tuesday, December 15 on Thesis Structure and Organization. The workshop will provide strategies and tools that students can use to minimize such challenges as working without a deadline and development of writing skills.

Registrants are encouraged to bring and share writing, organization, and time-management strategies that work for them to share at the session.

For more information, or to register, click here.

Bake Sale

Thank you to everyone who donated baked goods or supported the chapter’s bake sale yesterday. We’re pleased to say we earned $282 which will go towards funding future archival and social events.