Donna Gomes, a student researcher at the Centre for Indo-Canadian Studies for the Summer 2013, Fall 2013 and Winter 2014 semesters was proud to present her research in the form of a poster at the annual Student Research Day Poster Presentation on April 10, 2014. Donna’s poster presentation highlighted her work over the past year, including showcasing the 1906-1915 Daily Province Newspapers that she catalogued and digitized online. In addition, she presented the research on the dis-enfranchisement and the South Asian fight for the vote from 1907-1947. This annual event is a career-building opportunity for UFV students to showcase their range of research across campus.
In addition to presenting her research, Donna was awarded the annual Undergraduate Research Excellence Award on June 7, 2014.