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City of Kingston announces Elder in Residence for the Grand OnStage 2018-19 season

Oct. 19, 2018 – The inaugural Elder in Residence for the Grand Onstage 2018-19 season has been confirmed as Grandmother Kathy Brant. Grandmother Brant has worked with the Indigenous Community in Kingston and area for the last five years as an Indigenous Community Development Worker with Kingston Community Health Centres. Her role begins Monday, Oct. […]

by pmnationtalk on October 19, 20183 Views

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Sweat lodge ceremony offers new perspectives as part of Thunder Bay police change project – CBC

Oct 19, 2018 Community working group makes revamping police Aboriginal Liaison Unit first priority A recent visit to a sweat lodge provided members of the community, who are working with the Thunder Bay Police Service on its organizational change project – ‘Shaping Our Future’ – some new ideas and a new perspective on building relationships. […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 20182 Views

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The TSO announces $2.3 million surplus

October 18, 2018 The Toronto Symphony Orchestra (TSO) held its Annual General Meeting today, announcing that the TSO ended the 2018 fiscal year with a surplus of $2.3 million. Board Chair Catherine Beck and Chief Executive Officer Matthew Loden outlined a series of initiatives over the past year that have focused the institution’s forward momentum, […]

by pmnationtalk on October 19, 20182 Views

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Statement from Ministers Bennett, Philpott and Monsef on the National Moose Hide Campaign Gathering and Day of Fasting

From: Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada Ottawa, Ontario (October 18, 2018) – The Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, Carolyn Bennett, together with the Minister of Indigenous Services, Jane Philpott, and the Minister of Status of Women, Maryam Monsef, issued the following statement today: “Today at the National Moose Hide Campaign Gathering and Day of Fasting, […]

by ahnationtalk on October 18, 20184 Views

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OCAD U’s INVC program hosts Inuit Futures in Arts Leadership meet-and-greet

October 18, 2018 OCAD U’s Ryan Rice, Delaney Chair in Indigenous Visual Culture (INVC), along with The Inuit Art Quarterly/Inuit Art Foundation (IAF), hosted a meet-and-greet with partners of the Inuit Futures in Arts Leadership: The Pilimmaksarniq/Pijariuqsarniq Project. The project is a partnered research training initiative (PRTI) that will support Inuit emerging academics and arts […]

by ahnationtalk on October 18, 20185 Views

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New iNdigital space showcases digital and interactive media at imagineNATIVE – CBC

VR, video games, websites and digital web series by Indigenous creators featured Oct 18, 2018 The rising popularity of digital interactive work like VR experiences and video games has spurred the imagineNATIVE film and media arts festival in Toronto to add a dedicated digital space this year. The new iNdigital Space will feature eight video […]

by ahnationtalk on October 18, 20184 Views

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Gathering at Nathan Phillips Square finalizes – Two Row Times

TORONTO — The Indian Residential School Survivors (IRSS) Legacy Celebration which was the first of its kind finalized last Thursday after three days of celebrating indigenous legacies of resiliency and healing. Placed outside of Toronto City Hall, the gathering honoured residential school survivors and their families, and offered educational programming for visitors. “We are pleased […]

by ahnationtalk on October 17, 20181 Views

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Fostering a sense of belonging – Woodstock Sentinel Review

October 15, 2018 Indigenous culture was celebrated Saturday as part of Oxford County’s Fall Social Gathering. Métis cultural exhibits, drumming, jigging and food were on display at the event at St. Mary’s Catholic High School in Woodstock to educate and highlight resources available in Oxford County. While the local Indigenous population isn’t large, Oxford County’s […]

by ahnationtalk on October 15, 20184 Views

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Reconciliation Through The Art of Cinema: Jesse Wente in Ottawa to launch a National Indigenous Cinema Screening Series

Reconciliation Through The Art of Cinema: Jesse Wente in Ottawa to launch a National Indigenous Cinema Screening Series On October 16th, the Ottawa Art Gallery will be hosting the Ottawa Launch of Indigenous 150+ a film and conversation series dedicated to putting Indigenous voices centre stage. The event, presented by NationTalk and Good Influence Films […]

by pmnationtalk on October 11, 201816 Views

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Bringing a community together – Woodstock Sentinel Review

October 11, 2018 Oxford County will a fall social gathering to celebrate Indigenous culture to increase information on resources and have the Indigenous community come together Following a successful first year, Oxford County will see the return of the fall social gathering to celebrate Indigenous culture. It was first run last year as a way […]

by ahnationtalk on October 11, 20184 Views

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