Canadians mark importance of Battle of Vimy Ridge

In April, about 25,000 Canadians came together at the Canadian National Vimy Memorial in northern France to honour the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge. Tim Cook, an author and military historian of the First World War at the Canadian War Museum in Ottawa, was on hand for the moving memorial. Of particular […] Read more

Vimy gives students a history lesson

The past is sometimes repeated, and that’s why Saskatchewan history teacher Brenda Doud has been taking students overseas for more than a decade. With one eye on the world’s war history and the other on current-day political turmoil, Doud led a group of 62 rural parents and high school students to France to mark the […] Read more