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December 8, 2020  

Canada’s Entry Into WWI

By Leo Paul Rousseau

Canadian citizen Leopold Paul Rousseau discusses Canada's entry into the Great War.  Click here to listen to Leo's podcast!

December 5, 2020  

The Haber-Bosch Process

By Brenden Zimmer

Describing the history and the chemistry behind the Haber-Bosch Process.

December 4, 2020  

Dilemma of the Russian Tsar

By Liam O'Brien

The issues with the rule of the last tsar.

November 27, 2020  

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and WWI

By Leo Paul Rousseau

This podcast transcript discusses the development and treatment of psychiatric disorders as a result of WWI.  Click here to listen to Leo's podcast!

 

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November 17, 2020  

Sergeant Stubby

By Sarah Walker

A heroic dog took part in World War I and became a celebrity.

November 16, 2020  

Woodrow Wilson

By Jacob Skorka

An overview of the life of president Woodrow Wilson.

November 15, 2020  

“Les mutilés de la face” and Anna Coleman Ladd

By Emma Waris

A podcast about Anna Coleman Ladd, the woman who changed the lives of the "mutilés" of the Great War. 

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November 9, 2020  

U.S. Presidential Election of 1916

By Tim Hill

A short description of the U.S. Presidential election of 1916, brought to you by Tim Hill.

 

Sources:

Cooper, John Milton. Woodrow Wilson: a Biography. Vintage Books, 2011. 

Lovell, S. D. The Presidential Election of 1916. Southern Illinois University Press, 1980. 

Purcell, L. Edward, and Ray E. Boomhower. Vice Presidents: a Biographical Dictionary. Facts On File, 2010. 

 

Image from Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1916_United_States_presidential_election

October 22, 2020  

The Russo-Japanese War

By Spencer Ford and Justin Hills

Sources included: 1) https://www.history.com/topics/korea/russo-japanese-war 2) https://www.britannica.com/event/Russo-Japanese-War 3) https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Russo-Japanese_War

October 18, 2020  

Hearing Loss in WWI

By Gannon Foley and Jake Sherman

This week on the podcast, Gannon and Jake discuss hearing loss in the first World War and the effects that it had on soldiers and the overall life in the military.

 

Alexander, Caroline.  “The Shock of War.”  Smithsonian Magazine.  September 2010.  Accessed October 18, 2020.  https://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/the-shock-of-war-55376701/

 

Conroy, Katherine and V. Malik.  “Hearing loss in the trenches - a hidden morbidity of World War I.”  The Journal of Laryngology & Otology.  October 29, 2018.  Accessed October 18, 2020.  https://www.cambridge.org/core/services/aop-cambridge-core/content/view/16B72309AAB4878A1AFE2E1F56C13CA1/S0022215118001755a.pdf/hearing_loss_in_the_trenches_a_hidden_morbidity_of_world_war_i.pdf.

 

Traynor, Robert.  “Hearing Loss in the Trenches of World War I.”  Hearing Health and Technology Matters.  April 1, 2014.  Accessed October 18, 2020.  https://hearinghealthmatters.org/hearinginternational/2014/hearing-loss-trenches-wwi/

October 12, 2020  

Belgium’s Involvment in WWI

By Spencer Ford

A brief summary and overview of Belgium during WWI

October 11, 2020  

American Propoganda in WWI

By Gannon Foley and Jake Sherman

This week on the podcast, Gannon and Jake discuss different types of American WWI propaganda and the effects it had on the country.

 

“Can Vegetables, Fruit, and the Kaiser too.”  Accessed October 11, 2020.  https://www.history.nd.gov/exhibits/gardening/images/popups/10935-P150-can-the-kaiser.jpg

 

Collier, Barron G.  “Times Are Hard Your Majesty—You Leave Us Nothing to Do.”  1918.  Poster.  World Digital Library.  Accessed October 11, 2020.  https://www.wdl.org/en/item/4527/

 

Flagg, James Montgomery.  “I Want You for US Army.”  1917.  Poster.  World Digital Library.  Accessed October 11, 2020.  https://www.wdl.org/en/item/576/

 

Karunaratne, Natasha.  “The Anti-German Sentiment of WWI.”  Re-Imagining Migration.  Accessed October 11, 2020.  https://reimaginingmigration.org/the-anti-german-sentiment-of-world-war-i/

 

Siegel, Robert and Art Silverman.  “During World War I, US Government Propaganda Erased German Culture.”  NPR.  April 7, 2017.  Accessed October 11, 2020.  https://www.npr.org/2017/04/07/523044253/during-world-war-i-u-s-government-propaganda-erased-german-culture

 

Strothmann, Frederick.  “Beat back the Hun with Liberty Bonds.”  1918.  Poster.  “The Anti-German Sentiment of World War I” by Natasha Karunaratne.  Re-Imagining Migration.   Accessed October 11, 2020.  https://reimaginingmigration.org/the-anti-german-sentiment-of-world-war-i/.

 

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