The Canadian Archive of Women in STEM

The history of women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics in Canada is still poorly studied. The contribution of Canadian women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) is often overlooked and deserves to be highlighted. The absence of women’s representations in the archives may be one of the factors explaining the low amount of […]

Les Archives canadiennes des femmes en STIM

L’histoire des femmes en sciences, technologie, ingénierie et mathématiques au Canada est encore peu étudiée. L’apport des femmes canadiennes dans les domaines scientifiques est souvent méconnus et méritent d’être mis en lumière. L’absence de représentations des femmes dans les archives peut être un des facteurs expliquant le faible nombre de recherches effectuées dans ce domaine. […]

Call for Papers / Save the date

This year’s Ontario Women’s History Network conference will be held in London on October 25-26 at Museum London. Always a wonderful chance to network and to hear about the latest in women’s history, this year’s conference will examine the theme of the history of women and health, broadly defined. There will be opportunities to tour […]

2018 Annual Conference

In October 2018, OWHN/RHFO held its annual conference at the beautiful Canadian Museum of History (CMH) in Gatineau, P.Q. The Conference theme was “Exhibiting Gender: Telling Her Stories.” Participants explored women’s representation in the new History Hall and other museum exhibits. Thanks to CMH agreeing to be a co-host of the conference, it was possible […]