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The History Department Launches History Summer Plus at Bader College

The History Department is excited to launch History Summer Plus at Bader College starting in the summer 2023 term! History Summer Plus offers upper-year History students the opportunity to study as a cohort for six-weeks at Herstmonceux Castle, East Sussex, U.K.

At History Summer Plus, students have the opportunity to conduct primary research at local and national archives in the U.K and explore experiential learning both on campus and beyond. 

As part of the History cohort, students will enroll in 6.0 units of History or History substitution courses and 3.0 units of electives. Course offerings include:

The Department of History is also offering a Summer Study Award for eligible students participating in History Summer Plus at Bader College. Awarded on the basis of academic achievement and valued at a minimum of $1,000 per student, all eligible students accepted to Castle Summer Plus are automatically considered for the Summer Study Award for History. 

Learn more about Castle Summer Plus on the Bader College website. 

About Summer Research at Bader College:

At Bader College we help you prepare for success. From learning how to undertake archival research, to digital archiving, to honing your public speaking and debating skills for law school at the end of term conference, the skills you develop will help you long after the program has finished. Using our instructors' connections, we will help you in your primary research in places such as the Black Cultural Archives in Brixton, Welcome Trust, British Library and other major cultural institutions in London, and support you as you prepare for the end of term conference. We will also support you in publishing your work in undergraduate journals.

Department of History, Queen's University

49 Bader Lane, Watson Hall 212
Kingston ON K7L 3N6




Queen's University is situated on traditional Haudenosaunee and Anishinaabe territory.