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Spelling bee kicks off Seneca United Way Campaign

Month-long campaign ends Nov. 9 Oct. 15, 2020 Fifteen employees from different academic and service areas spelled their way to launch Seneca United Way Campaign 2020 this week. The spelling bee drew more than 270 employees who tuned in to cheer on their colleagues during the battle of literary skills. Cory Coletta from Student Services & Indigenous […]

by ahnationtalk on October 16, 202017 Views

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The legacies of Gord Downie & Chanie Wenjack live on through the third annual Secret Path Week

TORONTO, Oct. 15, 2020 – The Gord Downie & Chanie Wenjack Fund (DWF) is proud to announce the launch of the third annual Secret Path Week. Taking place between October 17-22, Secret Path Week includes over 15 events which raise awareness of the history and legacy of Residential Schools and pays tribute to Chanie Wenjack; […]

by ahnationtalk on October 15, 202017 Views

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Indigenous Student Leadership Forum Goes Virtual: UCDSB’s First Digital iLead Day a Success – lake88.ca

Oct 15, 2020 Inspiration was ignited at the Upper Canada District School Board’s Indigenous Student Leadership Forum, even though it was presented in a different way: virtually. The Indigenous Student Leadership Forum for Staff and Students involves First Nations, Métis and Inuit high school students and allies from across the Upper Canada District School Board and together, they take part in Indigenous Leadership […]

by ahnationtalk on October 15, 202015 Views

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Draft Trent Lands and Nature Areas Plan Available for Public Review

October 14, 2020 Share Your Thoughts on the Future of Trent’s Symons Campus As the Trent Lands and Nature Areas Plan moves towards completion, members of the Trent and Peterborough communities are invited to review the draft plan and share feedback to help the University achieve its vision of creating a “sustainable and inspiring campus […]

by ahnationtalk on October 14, 202014 Views

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Trent U: School of Education Develops Resources to Support Conversations around Reconciliation

For the past few years, faculty and teacher candidates in the School of Education have been developing and compiling resources that support Indigenous days of recognition. These days include Orange Shirt Day (September 30), followed by Sisters in Spirit (October 4), Treaties Recognition Week (first week of November), International Inuit Day (November 7), Indigenous Veteran’s […]

by ahnationtalk on October 13, 202010 Views

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A Decade on Top: Trent is Ontario’s #1 Undergraduate University for 10 Consecutive Years

2021 Maclean’s Rankings also position Trent as #1 in Canada for scholarships for 20 years in row and provincial leader for overall quality and a range of student services October 8, 2020 2021 Maclean’s University Rankings Highlights: #1 undergraduate university in Ontario ten years in a row #1 in Canada for scholarships, 20 years running […]

by ahnationtalk on October 9, 202016 Views

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MNO: Webinar #3 Screen Time during COVID

The Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO) is hosting the third webinar in its Mental Health & Addictions’ Speaker Series, Screen Time during COVID: Why We’re Addicted and What We Can Do About It​,” on October 13, 2020 at 7PM. The webinar features advice and insight from guest expert Dr. Michael Cheng, who will focus on […]

by ahnationtalk on October 9, 202015 Views

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Museum launches curatorial mentorship program for BIPOC leadership – Daily News

The McMaster Museum of Art has launched a curatorial mentorship program, pairing Black, Indigenous, and Persons of Colour (BIPOC) individuals with a senior curator, the first of its kind in Canada. The program aims to create opportunities for BIPOC creatives interested in pursuing a career in the arts — specifically, with an interest working in […]

by ahnationtalk on October 8, 202018 Views

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Indspire Announces the Appointment of Three New Board Members

October 08, 2020. Indspire is pleased to announce the appointment of three new members to its Board of Directors: Madeleine Redfern, Itoah Scott-Enns and Elizabeth Zarpa. All three appointees bring diverse and extensive Indigenous experience in the areas of transformative technologies, philanthropy, public service, Indigenous government and law to the board. Itoah Scott-Enns Itoah is […]

by ahnationtalk on October 8, 20208 Views

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Conestoga College: Truth and Reconciliation event highlights legacy of residential schools

On September 30, the Conestoga community gathered for the college’s fourth annual Truth and Reconciliation event. The session welcomed participants for a conversation to enhance understanding and strengthen the reconciliation process between Canada and Indigenous cultures within a local context. This year’s event, co-hosted virtually by the college’s Be-Dah-Bin Gamik (Aboriginal Services), Student Engagement and […]

by ahnationtalk on October 8, 20208 Views

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