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The University of Sudbury celebrates Indigenous recipients of substantial scholarships

During a ceremony held at the University of Sudbury on Thursday, October 18th at 10 a.m., three Indigenous students were recognized and were officially awarded their substantial scholarships. A total sum of $18,000 was recently awarded in scholarships to deserving students of the Indigenous Studies program at the University of Sudbury. The recipients recognized this […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 20187 Views

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Confederation College Unlocks the Future of Technology, Education and Collaboration with TEC Hub Grand Opening

THUNDER BAY, ON, October 19, 2018 – Confederation College was proud to celebrate the Grand Opening of its new Technology, Education and Collaboration (TEC) Hub Friday, unlocking endless possibilities for students and the region. The 45,000 square foot facility, an extension of the College’s McIntyre Building, will have an immediate impact on the region and […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 20186 Views

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The Government of Canada marks the 20th anniversary of Aboriginal Head Start on Reserve program

From: Indigenous Services Canada October 19, 2018 — Ottawa, ON — Indigenous Services Canada October 19 marks the 20th anniversary of the Aboriginal Head Start on Reserve (AHSOR) program. For two decades, AHSOR has touched the lives of First Nations children on reserve and their families through providing enriching, early-learning environments focused on cultivating a […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 20186 Views

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Nordik Institute: Social Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Development Webinar Series – Oct. 29 – Nov. 1

October 19, 2018 Social Enterprise and Entrepreneurship (SEE) is delivering a series of development webinars for business developers and social enterprises, from Oct. 29 – Nov. 2.  Below is webinar registration links. The webinars will be recorded and posted at www.seethechange.ca at a later date. Please refer to the attached poster for more details. We look forward to […]

by pmnationtalk on October 19, 20187 Views

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Conestoga community celebrates cultural diversity

October 18, 2018 The Conestoga community kicked off Celebrating Cultural Diversity Week on October 15 with opening ceremonies at the Doon campus. The week-long event is presented by Student Engagement in partnership with various college service areas to celebrate Conestoga’s diverse student population. During the opening ceremonies, Julia Villemaire, International Services coordinator, said Conestoga’s international […]

by ahnationtalk on October 18, 20187 Views

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Indigenous architects design a sovereign future – Now Toronto

As Canada implements a National Housing Strategy, post-secondary schools are creating more room for Indigenous design thinking October 18, 2018 If an Indigenous architect designs a Burger King, does that make it an Indigenous Burger King? While it sounds like a set-up without a punchline, it’s a valid question for the small group of approximately […]

by ahnationtalk on October 18, 20185 Views

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New Indigenous Studies program at York U dares to be different

TORONTO, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018 – York University’s new Indigenous Studies program, launched today, will give students the opportunity to engage with Indigenous ceremonies, choose experiential knowledge courses that will enable them to study an Indigenous language or work with traditional knowledge keepers to learn about land-based knowledge and cultural practices. The new program in […]

by ahnationtalk on October 18, 20186 Views

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Carleton begins committee for Indigenous strategy – The Charlatan

October 18, 2018 Carleton is updating its Indigenous strategy that looks at engagement sessions and university-specific recommendations about the school’s relationship with Indigenous peoples, according to university president and vice-chancellor Benoit-Antoine Bacon. The university’s current strategy, called the “Aboriginal Co-ordinated Strategy” was developed in the 2011-12 academic year. Bacon said the strategy is “due for […]

by ahnationtalk on October 18, 20185 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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NOSM appoints new Director of Indigenous Affairs

October 17, 2018 The Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Joseph LeBlanc as the Director of Indigenous Affairs, effective October 15, 2018. LeBlanc is a life-long Northern Ontarian and member of Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory. Passionate about community health and well-being, he has experience working for a diverse […]

by ahnationtalk on October 17, 201810 Views

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