Prairie Centre for the Study of Ukrainian Heritage ST. THOMAS MORE COLLEGE, UNIVERSITY OF SASKATCHEWAN

PCUH Associate Invited to Speak

Prof. Bohdan Kordan, Professor Emeritus and PCUH Associate, was invited to speak at the XXVII Triennial Congress of Ukrainian Canadians held in Winnipeg, October 28-30, 2022The Triennial Congress is the policy forum where the priorities for the Ukrainian Canadian community are discussed and decided. Prof. Kordan delivered the Opening Address to the congress, identifying the priorities and challenges facing the community as a result of Russia’s war in Ukraine while also identifying opportunities.

In addition, on November 18, Prof. Kordan spoke at the Galt Museum in Lethbridge, Alberta, delivering the 2022 Alex Johnston Memorial Lecture, the title of which was “Enemies of Our Country: Internment in Canada’s Rocky Mountains National Park, 1915-1917. Sponsored by the University of Lethbridge (Faculty of Arts and Sciences) and the Lethbridge Historical Society, the Dr. Alex Johnston Lecture Series focuses on regional history and issues.