Upcoming Events:

August 1 -- UNDERWATER: Memories of the 2016 Floods, Part One: Lafayette -- Podcast Premiere. Available now on SoundCloud! (Click here)

September 22 -- History Harvest: Memories of the 2016 Floods at 2 Years, Moore Park in Carencro, LA, 9 AM to 12 Noon

September 24 — History Harvest: Recent Louisiana Disasters, UL Lafayette, 10 AM to 2 PM.

October 5 — History Lost? Saving Louisiana’s Archival Heritage, One-Day Workshop, Oliver Hall, UL Lafayette, 9 AM to 4 PM. (For more information on the event and how to register, click here)

October 11 — Opening of the Guilbeau Center for Public History, UL Lafayette

Spring 2019 — Archives in Crisis Workshop Series, Guilbeau Center for Public History, UL Lafayette, 8 Weeks, February-April. More info will be posted soon.


Filmed Events:

August 1, 2018 — UNDERWATER: Memories of the 2016 Floods, Part 1 Lafayette, student-created podcast based on the research from the Recent Louisiana Disasters Oral History Project. (27:06)

October 28, 2016 -- "Measuring Crises: Sustainability in Historical Perspective" -- Cajun Ignite Global Sustainability Talk. This 6-minute research talk focuses on how the perception of disasters -- fast and slow, natural and man-made -- influence our understanding of crises in history. It also seeks to provide an overview of some of the collaborative support historians can provide in contextualizing and disseminating scientific research. It was presented as part of the UL Lafayette Cajun Ignite colloquium on Global Sustainability.

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