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Message from the President: Acadia to Establish a President’s Anti-Racism Task Force

Acadia University is located in Mi’kma’ki, the ancestral and unceded territory of the Mi’kmaq People On a topic of personal importance to me and picking up on my earlier messages to you on June 2 and in the June 19 campus e-newsletter, I am announcing today that I am establishing a President’s Anti-Racism Task Force […]

by ahnationtalk on August 4, 202013 Views

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Judge Igloliorte to Commence Work on Search and Rescue Inquiry

July 30, 2020 The Honourable Dwight Ball, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, today announced the retention of former Provincial Court Judge James Igloliorte to provide input on the nature, scope and mechanisms of the Inquiry into Ground Search and Rescue for Lost and Missing Persons in Newfoundland and Labrador. Originally from Hopedale, Labrador, Judge Igloliorte […]

by ahnationtalk on July 30, 202019 Views

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Memorial University adopts Indigenous research impacts policy – The Telegram

July 30, 2020 ST. JOHN’S, N.L. — A new policy that was approved by the board of regents at Memorial, the Research Impacting Indigenous Groups policy, is believed to be the first of its kind known in Canadian universities. According to a release from Memorial, it was designed to ensure the university’s researchers are accountable […]

by ahnationtalk on July 30, 202018 Views

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CBU receives major funding to lead national research initiative on affordable housing

Cape Breton University (CBU) will lead a national research initiative on the importance of affordable rental housing for those in greatest need, with significant investments from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) and the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). Dr. Catherine-Leviten Reid, Associate Professor in the MBA in Community Economic […]

by ahnationtalk on July 28, 202022 Views

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Memorial University national leader with adoption of Indigenous research policy

July 28 Memorial University of Newfoundland has a new groundbreaking Indigenous research policy. The university’s Board of Regents recently approved Memorial’s Research Impacting Indigenous Groups policy – the first of its kind known in Canadian universities. Good path The policy is designed to ensure Memorial University researchers are accountable to the existing research, priorities and ethics […]

by ahnationtalk on July 28, 202017 Views

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UPEI Pride Celebrations — Wear your rainbow!

Jul 27, 2020 Congratulations to the UPEI Student Union for kicking off the 2020 PEI Pride Festival, July 26–August 2, by hosting several Pride events over the last two weeks. The University will join in the celebration by flying the Pride flag all week at the flag plaza in front of Kelley Memorial Building. On Wednesday, July, […]

by ahnationtalk on July 28, 202022 Views

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A promising future – Dal News

July 28, 2020 A Promise Scholars program launched by the Faculty of Management will provide much-needed support to Black and Indigenous students. The program will provide financial aid, paid work experience and personalized academic and career mentoring to Black and Indigenous students, with a preference for African Nova Scotian and Mi’kmaq students and additional priority […]

by ahnationtalk on July 28, 202016 Views

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Memorial University establishes first academic unit based in Labrador

July 24 2020 Memorial has established its first academic unit based in Labrador. With Senate approval in May and Board of Regents approval in July, the School of Arctic and Sub-Arctic Studies is now Memorial’s newest academic unit. “This is an exciting time for Memorial University and for Labrador,” said Memorial President Dr. Vianne Timmons. […]

by ahnationtalk on July 27, 202017 Views

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IWCL: Amplifying Indigenous Art and Culture through Storytelling

We are collectively living here, amongst our ancestors and those yet to come. If we can allow our individual and collective gifts to shine, we will be a more harmonious society. Lynda Fox Trudeau Lynda Fox Trudeau is an Anishinaabe-Odawa woman from Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory located on Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada. A graduate of Coady’s […]

by ahnationtalk on July 24, 202026 Views

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MUN creates Labrador campus to grant university degrees in Happy Valley-Goose Bay – CBC

School of Arctic and Sub-Arctic Studies to focus on Indigenous and Northern-led research and education Jul 24, 2020 Memorial University’s base in the Big Land is getting a big bump, with the creation of a new, degree-granting campus in Happy Valley-Goose Bay: the School of Arctic and Sub-Arctic Studies. The idea has been in the works for […]

by ahnationtalk on July 24, 202017 Views

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