upcoming events

Presentation to Education Community in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia

We are pleased to announce our participation in the Sara Corning Society‘s Commemoration Weekend September 13 to 15, 2019 in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia. See flyer below for full details of commemorative weekend honouring our Centre’s namesake. The Sara Corning Centre for Genocide Education will be hosting a presentation on Saturday, September 14th at 9:00am ...

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Sara Corning Commemoration Events in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia

We are pleased to announce our participation in the Sara Corning Society's Commemoration Weekend, September 13–15, 2019, in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia. See the flyer below for the details of this weekend meant to commemorate our centre's namesake. The Corning Centre will be hosting a presentation on Saturday, September 14, at 9:00 ...

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Exhibition: The Forty Days of Musa Dagh: Testament of the Resistance at the Heart of the Armenian Genocide

Exhibition: ''The Forty Days of Musa Dagh: Testament of the Resistance at the Heart of the Armenian Genocide'' Following three months of struggle and resistance against the Ottoman army, 4,500 Armenians from the villages of Musa Dagh (Turkey) were saved by the French. July 1, 2017, marks Canada’s 150th birthday and the ...

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Capacity Attendance Expected and Henry C. Theriault Announced as Keynote Speaker at “Armenian Genocide: A Just Resolution”, Corning Centre’s 2017 Student Conference

The conference has already reached its capacity attendance with 230 students and 12 teachers registered from six Ontario schools and four school boards! We are still taking requests, since we may be able to accommodate more students. Please visit our registration page to submit your school information. The conference has already ...

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From Remembrance to Action: Exploring Upstanders Facing Difficult History and their Importance in Today’s World

On Tuesday March 8, 2016, the Sara Corning Centre will take part in a student conference titled - From Remembrance to Action: Exploring Upstanders Facing Difficult History and their Importance in Today's World. The conference will be organized in partnership with Alpha Education, Facing History and Ourselves, Holodomor Research and ...

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Book Presentation – The Call from Armenia: Canada’s Response to the Armenian Genocide

In partnership with The Armenian Genocide Centennial Committee,  the Sara Corning Centre for Genocide Education has organization a special book presentation for Aram Adjemian's The Call from Armenia: Canada's Response to the Armenian Genocide. The first of our two events will be taking place Friday, February 19th, 2016 at 8:00 PM at ...

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From Trauma to Change and POM Film Festival

The Corning Centre is proud to announce that our Director of Education, Maral Deveci, will be presenting the film After This Day by Nigol Bezjian on Tuesday, November 17 at 7:00 PM. The film will be screened during the 10th annual POM Film Festival in Toronto. Following the screening, a Q&A with ...

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The Corning Centre at Holocaust Education Week

The Corning Centre will be participating in Toronto's Holocaust Education Week this year with an event dedicated the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. It is titled 100 Voices: Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide and will be presented in partnership with the Winchevsky Centre—United Jewish People's Order. The event description on the ...

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Two October Events: Exhibit and Panel Presentation

We are one month into the new academic year and we already have several events to announce, two of which are in the month of October.  The Corning Centre will be presenting an audio-visual exhibit titled "Canada, We Thank You" at Toronto City Hall from October 22 to 28. ​An opening ceremony ...

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Canadian Upstanders Exhibit at University of Toronto’s Robarts Library

The Sara Corning Centre for Genocide Education and University of Toronto Libraries are co-sponsoring an exhibit dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide titled "1915-2015: 100 Years of Life." It will be curated by Hasmik Torossian, with the assistance of the Armenian Students' Association of the University of ...

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