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Historic MOU with Glooscap First Nation strengthens path toward truth and reconciliation at Acadia University

A recently-signed contract between the Glooscap First Nation and Acadia University is creating a one-of-a-kind model to support the indigenization of education on a Canadian campus. First of its kind In November 2019, Acadia welcomed the Indigenous community to War Memorial Gymnasium, with a Mawio’mi, featuring dancing, drumming, and cuisine. The celebration, also called a […]

by ahnationtalk on January 22, 202010 Views

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SMU welcomes Ryan Francis as first Indigenous Visiting Fellow

January 21, 2020 Ryan Francis has only been on campus for a couple of weeks and already he’s bringing new ways of thinking to Saint Mary’s, as the university’s first Indigenous Visiting Fellow. Starting with the Red Tape Game on January 22 in the Dauphinee Centre, between the men’s Huskies hockey team and the Acadia […]

by ahnationtalk on January 22, 20207 Views

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Nunatsiavut Government: New high-school text book for Inuit-specific course launched

A high-school text book – InukKutivut IlukKusivut Our People, Our Culture – to accompany the Labrador Inuit Society and Culture course being offered at schools within Nunatsiavut will be officially launched during a ceremony at Amos Comenius Memorial School in Hopedale this evening. “The course has been offered for the past five years in our […]

by ahnationtalk on January 22, 20206 Views

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NB Government: Regional consultation tour on education green paper

17 January 2020 FREDERICTON (GNB) – The Department of Education and Early Childhood Development, in partnership with the seven school districts, is organizing regional consultations in several New Brunswick communities. These consultation sessions will provide an opportunity for students, teachers, parents, school employees and community partners to meet with Education and Early Childhood Development Minister […]

by ahnationtalk on January 17, 202015 Views

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Memorial up North – Gazette

Jan. 16, 2020 As Newfoundland and Labrador’s university, Memorial has a special obligation to all of the people of our province, and over the past decade has responded to broader calls for northern sovereignty over research and education. Labrador Institute For 40 years, Memorial has been proud to support the research and education needs of […]

by ahnationtalk on January 16, 202017 Views

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Evolving infrastructure – Gazette

Jan. 14, 2020 At Memorial, people are our greatest asset and our students, educators and staff depend on a 21st-century learning environment for success. In support of this goal, Memorial is continuously evolving to meet the needs of our people, particularly through our infrastructure. “Despite fiscal challenges, the last decade has seen significant infrastructure growth […]

by ahnationtalk on January 15, 202014 Views

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MUN – A decade of milestones: Increasing Indigenous engagement, connections and representation

From a special task force on Aboriginal student success to Indigenous community consultations at the core of Memorial’s first-ever Indigenization strategy – the two stories bookend a decade moving towards Indigenization and truth and reconciliation at our university. Over the past 10 years, Memorial has made significant progress in appropriately recognizing its relationships with Indigenous […]

by ahnationtalk on January 14, 202035 Views

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A decade of milestones – Gazette

Jan. 9, 2020 From a special task force on Aboriginal student success to Indigenous community consultations at the core of Memorial’s first-ever Indigenization strategy – the two stories bookend a decade moving towards Indigenization and truth and reconciliation at our university. Over the past 10 years, Memorial has made significant progress in appropriately recognizing its […]

by ahnationtalk on January 9, 202016 Views

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STU to host Inaugural Indigenous Film Festival

December 17, 2019 The Senate Committee on Reconciliation is organizing an inaugural Indigenous Film Festival from January 30- February 1. THURSDAY, JANUARY 30 AT 7PM KINSELLA AUDITORIUM New Brunswick Premiere of Alanis Obomsawin’s Jordan River Anderson: The Messenger (2019). The film tells the story of how the life of Jordan River Anderson initiated a battle […]

by ahnationtalk on December 17, 201937 Views

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Cape Breton University research project blends Indigenous knowledge with science – The Journal Pioneer

SYDNEY, N.S. — Birch trees are often considered a species of little value, trampled upon amidst efforts to harvest softwood. However, a Cape Breton University project that has attracted a major research grant will look at possibly commercializing the traditional Indigenous use of birch bark oil in treating skin ailments. The effort received a Canadian […]

by ahnationtalk on December 17, 201969 Views

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