2011 Press Releases

December 13, 2011 – HSM Mourns Passing of Trustee Robert Money

HSM Trustee Robert Money, of Sault Ste. Marie, passed away early Tuesday, December 13th.

December 1, 2011 – New Michigan History Directory Now Available

The Historical Society of Michigan (HSM) is excited to announce the release of its latest triennial “Michigan History Directory.”

October 17, 2011 – Society Receives Kellogg Grant to Fund Diversity Efforts

The Historical Society of Michigan has been named the recipient of a $299,000 grant to facilitate the active engagement of Michigan’s minority and underserved communities in the appreciation of state history.

September 30, 2011 – HSM Presents 2011 State History Awards in Traverse City

The Historical Society of Michigan presented its 2011 State History Awards at the 137th Annual Meeting and State History Conference held September 23-25 in Traverse City.

September 6, 2011 – Historical Society of Michigan Launches New Website

The Historical Society of Michigan (HSM) has launched its new website at www.hsmichigan.org. This is the first full redesign that the site has undergone since 2001.

June 18, 2011 – Nordberg, Iron County Historical Museum Win Prestigious U.P. History Awards

Erik Nordberg and the Iron County Historical Museum received the Historical Society of Michigan’s top awards for the preservation of Upper Peninsula history at the 62nd Annual Upper Peninsula History Conference.

June 16, 2011 – Michigan Students Win Top Honors at National History Day

Michigan students experienced great success at the 2011 National History Day Contest, which took place June 12-16 in College Park, Maryland. A record nine Michigan entries advanced to the final round of judging at this year’s event.

May 2, 2011 – 2011 Michigan History Day State Champions Announced

More than 115 Michigan elementary, middle, and high school students received top honors at the Michigan History Day State Finals on Saturday, April 30.

March 21, 2011 – HSM Presents the 2011 History Skills Workshop Series

The Historical Society of Michigan (HSM) has always provided training and educational workshops as we fulfill one of our main mission areas to support local historical organizations.

January 31, 2011 – Michigan Students Participate in National Program Shown to Boost School Performance and Job Skills

New research shows National History Day participants are better able to succeed in school and learn skills to become informed citizens, sought-after employees.


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