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Anishinabek Educational Institute celebrates Nipissing First Nation campus graduates – Anishinabeknews.ca
by ahnationtalk onJuly 22, 20199 Views
NIPISSING FIRST NATION— The Anishinabek Educational Institute (AEI), Nipissing First Nation campus, had it’s 2019 convocational ceremony on June 22 at the Best Western in North Bay.
The special day started with an opening and closing ceremony with singing and drumming by Brenda Labreche. The opening prayer was by Virginia Goulais, the AEI Grandmother and Cultural Support.
AEI celebrated 23 graduates from the First Nation Child Welfare Advocate; Native Community Worker: Traditional Healing Methods (NCW: THM); Binoojiinyag Kinoomaadwin: Early Childhood Education (BK: ECE); and the Practical Nursing (PN) programs. Graduates of the AEI celebrated their achievements with family, friends, AEI staff and partner delegates.