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First Nations Language-Based Mental Health First Aid Program Delivers Results

(NORTH BAY, ONT.) – A two-year agreement between Canadore College in North Bay, Ont. and the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities to deliver a First Nations language-based Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) program to Aboriginal communities in northern Ontario has yielded positive outcomes. The project saw the Mental Health Commission of Canada’s (MHCC) program […]

by ahnationtalk on April 16, 2015382 Views

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Minister Rickford Unveils the New Edition of the Map of Canada.

The Honourable Greg Rickford, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources and Minister for the Federal Economic Development Initiative for Northern Ontario, today unveiled the newest edition of the map of Canada at St. Louis School in Kenora, Ontario. The updated map includes Canada’s newly created national parks, winter roads in Northern Canada and official Inuit place […]

by ahnationtalk on April 15, 2015324 Views

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Minister Leitch and MP Sweet celebrate nine new and renewed Canada Research Chairs at McMaster University

April 14, 2015 – Hamilton, Ontario – Industry Canada Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, on behalf of Ed Holder, Minister of State (Science and Technology), today visited McMaster University with David Sweet, Member of Parliament for Ancaster–Dundas–Flamborough–Westdale, to celebrate the university’s new and renewed Canada Research Chairs. […]

by ahnationtalk on April 14, 2015213 Views

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Media Advisory: Queen’s Northern Research Symposium

April 14, 2015 KINGSTON, ON – The 3rd Queen’s Northern Research Symposium will highlight all northern research at Queen’s. The symposium will include a dedicated poster session in the morning followed by oral presentations in the afternoon. WHO Renowned northern scientist Dr. Scott Goetz, Woods Hole Research Centre, Falmouth, MA will deliver the keynote address […]

by ahnationtalk on April 14, 2015205 Views

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Next In Conversation event explores the history of Orillia’s Champlain monument

April 14, 2015 – Orillia, ON What is the history behind one of Orillia’s most talked-about, and sometimes controversial, landmarks – the Champlain monument? At the next In Conversation event – on Tuesday, April 21 – at the Orillia Public Library, Lakehead’s Dr. Michael Stevenson, Associate Professor of History, will present his interesting research findings […]

by ahnationtalk on April 14, 2015242 Views

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Energy East pipeline: Maude Barlow raises alarm in Swift Current

April 13, 2015 Swift Current – Maude Barlow of the Council of Canadians, Ben Gotschall of Bold Nebraska, and Melissa Daniels of the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation will join a public forum in Swift Current to discuss why Energy East is all risk and little reward. The forum is part of a tour along the pipeline […]

by ahnationtalk on April 14, 2015240 Views

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Confederation, Trent and FNTI Maximize Opportunities for Aboriginal Learners through New Partnership

(April, 14 2015) – THUNDER BAY, ON, April 13, 2015 – Confederation College, Trent University and First Nations Technical Institute (FNTI) signed a Memorandum of Understanding today at FNTI on Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory, formally recognizing an ongoing partnership between the institutions that brings together a strong alliance of critical resources in Aboriginal education… All three partners […]

by ahnationtalk on April 14, 2015232 Views

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DAREarts Women of Courage – Shared Legacies

April 10, 2015 From the desks of Cathy Elliott & Marilyn Field Tragedy has a way of sticking to us, like DNA. We all have legacies that we are trying very hard to process. Pain is far too familiar. Some of us would like to forget it, some do succeed; but there are those among us […]

by ahnationtalk on April 13, 2015227 Views

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OSSTF/FEESO seeking curriculum writers for a Métis-specific resource

April 10, 2015 — OSSTF/FEESO is working with the Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO) to develop a Métis-Specific Resource for Common Threads V – Full Circle. This resource would involve the development of a small number of lesson plans that would focus specifically on Métis history, culture and issues. We are looking for OSSTF/FEESO members […]

by ahnationtalk on April 13, 2015219 Views

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Laurier plans to integrate Robert Langen Art Gallery into University Library

April 10, 2015 WATERLOO – Wilfrid Laurier University continues to find ways to stretch its financial resources and improve services to students and the community at large. The university has announced plans to create exhibition space in the University Library as part of a strategy to integrate the Robert Langen Art Gallery into the library […]

by ahnationtalk on April 13, 2015205 Views

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