Events 2013

January 30, 2013

UKRBRAZ presentation at St. Andrew’s College,  (St. Andrew’s College)

March 13, 2013

Dr. Svitlana Kukharenko lecture on "Canada’s Ukrainian-Indian Chief: a Folkloristic Conundrum" at University of Manitoba (Fletcher Argue Building), co-sponsored with Central and East European Studies, Dept. of German and Slavic Studies, UofM.

April 14, 2013

Grynenko Benefit Concert for Ukrainian Canadian Student Alumni Award Fund at University of Manitoba (St. Andrew’s College)

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May 9, 2013

Dr. Svitlana Kukharenko lecture "Canada’s Ukrainian-Indian Chief: a Folkloristic Conundrum" at Oseredok; co-sponsored with Oseredok (Ukrainian Cultural and Educational Centre)

May 23, 2013

Two Lectures on the Holodomo at Oseredokr: Dr. Liudmyla Hrynevych (Senior Research Fellow, Institute of History of Ukraine, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine) The Collectivization and Holodomor Chronicle Project 1927-1933:  "The Unknown Famine of 1928-1929"; Dr. Bohdan Klid (Assistant Director, Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies, University of Alberta) "How the Famine of 193-1932 became the Holodomor of 1932-1933", co-sponsored with Oseredok and The Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies – University of Alberta

September 2013

The Centre’s Zurawecki Research Scholar, Dr. Robert (Bohdan) Klymasz, book launches of his manuscript “Ukrainian Folklore on the Canadian Prairies” translated into Ukrainian by Dr. S. Kukharenko (CUCS PostDoctoral Research Fellow) in Lviv, Chernivtsi and Kyiv, Ukraine

September 2013 Andrea Chalupa presents the "George Orwell and the Ukrainian Refugees", on Elizabeth Dafoe Library, on UofM, co-sponsored with University of Manitoba Ukrainian Students’ Club and The Ukrainian Canadian Congress Winnipeg Branch. The National Tour sponsored by Ukrainian Canadian Congress National Holodomor Awareness Committee and The Ukrainian Canadian Students.
November 4, 2013

Lecture at St. Andrew’s College, U of M campus, “Revival of National Memory and the Holodomor”

November 12, 2013

Academic Community Exchange at Holy Family Nursing Home. Drs. Serhij Kvit (Rector, National University of Kyiv Mohyla Academy, Kyiv) Pavlo Kobzei (Vice Rector, Ukrainian Catholic University, Lviv) and Dr. Ihor Hirka (Dean at Kharkiv National University, Kharkiv) spoke on the latest developments in higher education in Ukraine, co-sponsored with University of Winnipeg, Department of German and Slavic Studies – UofM, St. Andrew’s College and UVAN.

November 13, 2013 Presentation by Professor Robert Kusnierz (Institute of History, University in Shupsk, Poland) "Interwar Poland and its Minorities" at University of Manitoba, Isbister Building, co-sponsored with Central and East European Studies, Dept. of German and Slavic Studies – UofM.
November 19, 2013 Presentation Topic by Dr. Denis Hlynka and Dr. Orest Cap on "Researching the Use of New Technologies in Teaching the Holodomor: A Case Study" at Faculty of Education, University of Manitoba, co-sponsored with Arthur V. Mauro Centre for Peace and Justice – UofM, Ukrainian Academy of Arts and Sciences (UVAN) in Canada, St. Andrew’s College at the UofM, Ukrainian Canadian Congress – MB and Faculty of Education – UofM.
November 20, 2013
Former director of the State Archive of Sumy Oblast Dr. Hennadiy Ivanushchenko lecture "Researching the Famine (Holodomor) of 1932-1933: Archival Evidence in the Sumy Oblast of Eastern Ukraine" at University College,University of Manitoba, co-sponsored with Central and East European Studies, Dept. of German and Slavic Studies – UofM.