The University of Windsor is preparing for a safe return to campus. Learn More.

UWindsor History Department Community Heritage Medal

History professor Miriam Wright (second left) congratulated the Gathering Our Heroes project team for receiving the History Department Community Heritage Medal.Photo Credit: Les McCracken. History professor Miriam Wright (second left) congratulated the Gathering Our Heroes project team for receiving the History Department Community Heritage Medal.From left to right: Andrew Thiel, Jerry Hind, Garna Argenti, Adam Pole, Andrew Fraser and Stephanie Saunders .Photo Credit: Les McCracken.

Kent County military veterans’ tribute wins accolade

When the organizers of a project to collect stories and artifacts of world war veterans started out with a table in the Downtown Chatham Centre, they didn’t know what to expect. But a line at the door waiting for the mall to open convinced them there was an appetite for their work.

The political science professor emeritus Trevor Price (l.), who recently received the 2015 History Department Community Heritage Medal, with History professor Miriam Wright (r.), at the 2015 Botsford Dinner of the Essex County Historical Society. (Photo cThe political science professor emeritus Trevor Price (l.), who recently received the 2015 History Department Community Heritage Medal, with History professor Miriam Wright (r.), at the 2015 Botsford Dinner of the Essex County Historical Society. (Photo courtesy of Jim McTavish)

Professor emeritus acknowledged for promotion of local history

A political science professor emeritus honoured for his deep dedication to preserving local historical publications.

Moore Davis officially accepted the 2015 UWindsor History Department Community Heritage Medal at the Annual General Meeting of the Essex County Black Historical Research Society on June 18, 2015.Moore Davis officially accepted the 2015 UWindsor History Department Community Heritage Medal at the Annual General Meeting of the Essex County Black Historical Research Society on June 18, 2015.

Alumna lauded for promotion of Black history

Irene Moore Davis received the 2015 UWindsor History Department Community Heritage Medal for her passionate contributions to the research and teaching of Black history in Windsor and Essex County.