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Indigicade – Call for submissions

A Video Game Development Program for Indigenous Girls and Women Aged 13-24 Presented by the Indigenous Routes Collective and Dames Making Games The Indigenous Routes Collective is pleased to announce an innovative partnership project with Dames Making Games providing programming and game development training for indigenous* girls and women aged 13-24 in Toronto. The project […]

by ahnationtalk on May 19, 2015155 Views

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New online resource launched to strengthen disaster resiliency in Aboriginal communities

Justice Institute of British Columbia (JIBC) and Wilfrid Laurier University (Laurier) have launched a groundbreaking online resource created to help Aboriginal communities across Canada anticipate and minimize the damage caused by disasters. First Nations, Métis and Inuit communities in Canada have been affected by hurricanes, wildfires, water contamination and an assortment of other hazards over […]

by ahnationtalk on May 15, 2015367 Views

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Metis Nation of Ontario and Cambrian College Sign Agreement

(May 14, 2015 – Sudbury, ON) Today, the Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO) and Cambrian College signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) at the College. The MOU strengthens and formalizes the long-standing positive working relationship between MNO and Cambrian College and establishes several key areas for collaboration and partnership including joint commitments aimed at: improving […]

by ahnationtalk on May 15, 2015172 Views

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Sault College prepares for 2015 Convocation

Inaugural graduating class of Digital Film Production, Impressive keynotes and International Science Without Borders students highlight event (Sault Ste. Marie, ON May 14, 2015) Friends and family of Sault College’s newest graduates will come together to celebrate and recognize academic achievements at three spring convocation ceremonies. Thursday’s May 21st ceremony will feature Dave Wilkin, founder […]

by ahnationtalk on May 14, 2015158 Views

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First Class Welcomed to Campus in Hydro-One Pre-Technology (Electrical) Program

May 13, 2015, THUNDER BAY, ON – This week Confederation College welcomed 37 students enrolled in the first intake of the new Hydro-One Pre-Technology (Electrical) Ontario Certificate program to campus.  The week launched their first semester, 12 weeks of study which will provide them with several industry certifications, followed by a Personal and Career Development […]

by ahnationtalk on May 14, 2015132 Views

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Cambrian Welcomes New Governors

May 12, 2015 SUDBURY – Cambrian College’s Board of Governors is pleased to welcome four new members who bring with them unique perspectives, experiences and expertise that will be invaluable to the College as it moves forward with its next Strategic Plan. The new members will assume their duties in September. Paul Pedersen Chief of […]

by ahnationtalk on May 13, 2015141 Views

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Local Filmmaking Talent Recognized Nationally

(NORTH BAY, ONT) – A Digital Cinematography student from Canadore College is being awarded the 2015 Student Award for Video – Long Drama or Comedy at the Broadcast Educators Association of Canada (BEAC) gala later this month. Third-year student Bradly Trudeau wrote, directed and starred in the award-winning film O-Getche Tahk: The Lost Warriors, about […]

by ahnationtalk on May 13, 2015144 Views

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Study: Participation in extracurricular activities and high school completion among off-reserve First Nations people, 2012

May 13, 2015 PDF version First Nations male and female students living off reserve are more likely to complete high school when they participate in certain weekly extracurricular activities. A new study, based on the 2012 Aboriginal Peoples Survey, found that many First Nations people aged 18 to 24 living off reserve were involved in weekly extracurricular activities during their last year of […]

by ahnationtalk on May 13, 2015147 Views

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Request for Expression of Interest for the REEES

May 12, 2015 The First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) is seeking a team of qualified Contributing Writers to assist in the development of the First Nations Regional Early Childhood, Education and Employment Survey (FNREEES) National Report, and to produce preliminary findings to present at the FNREEES National Preliminary Release Conference on November 17-19, 2015 […]

by ahnationtalk on May 13, 2015147 Views

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Aboriginal Identity: How do I fit in?

May 12, 2015 TORONTO – The Toronto Catholic District School Board is piloting a program to help students of First Nation, Métis or Inuit background feel safe in self-identifying with their Aboriginal heritage while developing an awareness of their culture among all students. The program fosters positive role-models and helps to dispel stereotypes and had […]

by ahnationtalk on May 12, 2015169 Views

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