Step Up for History

Step Up for History

2020 provincial election: Heritage sector survey results

To help heritage professionals and organizations to better understand where candidates running in the 2020 provincial election stand on important heritage issues,...
Roger Whitehouse and Margaret Matovich

Burnaby Historical Society in the News

The Burnaby Historical Society is disbanding after 61 years and people are starting to take notice of some of the issues facing...

Member proposes outreach question on historical education

BCHF member Trelle A. Morrow has "stepped up" to suggest that Federation members question local candidates about their parties' plans to support the incorporation...

Electoral History in BC

Elections BC has an interesting summary of British Columbia's electoral history from 1871 to 2013, including milestones, maps and results, on its web site...

Step Up results from Maple Ridge-Mission

British Columbia History editor Andrea Lister attended an all-candidates' meeting for the riding of Maple Ridge-Mission on April 27, 2017. Andrea writes: "I submitted questions...

ArtsVote BC – Keeping arts and culture on the election agenda

ArtsVote BC is a non-partisan grassroots campaign designed to keep arts and culture on the agendas of political parties, candidates and voters in British...

NDP response from Prince George-Mackenzie

Bobby Deepak, NDP candidate for the riding of Prince George-Mackenzie, provided the following response to the BCHF Step Up for History questions on April...

Facebook query yields results in Maple Ridge-Mission

Facebook proved a useful tool for engaging candidates in the Maple Ridge-Mission riding. British Columbia History editor Andrea Lister posted the questions from the Step...

Greens respond to email query in Prince George-Mackenzie

BCHF Web Editor Caroline Ross used the Step Up for History email template to engage the Liberal, NDP and Green candidates in the Prince...

BC Election 2020: Survey for candidates

British Columbia's heritage sector believes heritage is broad and encompassing, describing the “tangible and intangible record of...