University of Washington

July 2012 REPORT

All welcome! PNWCSC Board meeting and Pedagogical Panel September 28 at


From Ross Burkhart, Executive Director
As you may know, in May, the Government of Canada terminated the Understanding Canada program, which provided funding through 18 separate grant initiatives for academic projects ranging from the support of Canadian Studies programs via the Program Enhancement Grant, to course development through the Course Enrichment Grant, to research projects via the Faculty Research Grant. More ...

A Tale of Two Norths
By Gary N. Wilson
The north occupies a special place in the hearts and minds of Canadians. More ...

The Pas Story
by Morna McEachern
This being election year in the USA, imagine an electoral district more than twice the size of Washington State with a total population of 75,000 people. More ...

Au revoir, Victoria, Welcome, Monick!
PNWCSC has been more than fortunate to have had the excellent, cheerful, support of Victoria Choe for the past few years. More ...


Sample Letter for Institutional Justification for PNWCSC Dues Payment
The objective of the Pacific Northwest Canadian Studies Consortium is to promote the study of Canada and Canada-US relations throughout the Pacific Northwest region. It does this by... More ...

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