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Charlotte Denny – Culture Gives us Identify

For CBU student Charlotte Denny, celebrating Aboriginal History Month is a time for reflecting on where the Ilnu people have gone and where they’re going. “Culture gives us an identity; to be Ilnu we have to practice, celebrate and pass on our identity to future generations.” Currently a second-year BSc Engineering Technology student with a […]

by ahnationtalk on October 16, 2015200 Views

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Scotiabank Donates to Saint Mary’s University to Spur Entrepreneurs

      Scotiabank Donates to Saint Mary’s University to Spur Entrepreneurs HALIFAX, NS–(October 15, 2015) – A new era for technology startups has begun with the introduction of the Master of Technology Entrepreneurship and Innovation (MTEI) program at Saint Mary’s University and the backing of two homegrown donors. Saint Mary’s president Dr. Robert Summerby-Murray […]

by ahnationtalk on October 15, 2015409 Views

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Janice Basque – Supporting Aboriginal Students through Leadership

Janice Basque from We’koqma’q First Nation is a Student Support Officer in Unama’ki College at Cape Breton University, who’s favourite part of the job is working directly with students. She says, “Whether it is through encouragement or providing necessary tools to be successful in their studies, I love that I get to work so closely […]

by ahnationtalk on October 13, 2015196 Views

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Honouring Our Sisters: The Red Shawl Campaign

During the month of October, the Mi’kmaq-Wolastoqey Centre at UNB will host The Red Shawl Campaign to bring awareness to the issue of missing and murdered indigenous women of Canada. Campus events begin on Oct. 7 with the opening of the Red Shawl Exhibit at UNB’s Alumni Memorial Building and end with a public presentation […]

by ahnationtalk on October 5, 2015216 Views

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IASC Fellowship Program 2016

The IASC Fellowship Program is meant to engage ECS in the work of the IASC Working Groups (WGs): Atmosphere, Cryosphere, Marine, Social & Human and Terrestrial. Each year, one Fellow per WG is chosen. IASC Fellows are doctoral or postdoctoral researchers who actively participate in selected activities of the IASC WGs. They are expected to […]

by ahnationtalk on October 5, 2015200 Views

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CBU to Host Two-day Meeting of National Aboriginal Business Educators

From October 5- 6, Cape Breton University’s Purdy Crawford Chair in Aboriginal Business Studies is hosting more than 20 national leaders in Aboriginal business education and industry. The group will have an important, urgent discussion regarding the Indigenization of business and academia. Attendees have also expressed interest in establishing a Canadian Consortium of Aboriginal Business […]

by ahnationtalk on October 2, 2015227 Views

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Tuma Young – Leading the Way in Aboriginal Learning

Tuma T.W. Young believes that Cape Breton University is a leader in Aboriginal education because of its unique ability to create new courses, new programs and new directions that incorporate L’nu worldviews. The assistant professor of Indigenous Studies says, “By investing and fostering critical Indigenous perspectives in all of its offerings, CBU can continue to […]

by ahnationtalk on October 2, 2015179 Views

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Acadia U: Sisters in Spirit – 6th annual campus vigil

2015-10-04 Afternoon includes short presentations, art activity and sharing in ways that remember, honour and celebrate missing and murdered Aboriginal women and girls, men and boys, and entire families. All Welcome.  Refreshments to follow. Contact: artgallery@acadiau.ca 902 585 1373 Add this event to your calendar. NT5

by ahnationtalk on October 2, 2015208 Views

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Treaty Education Launched During Treaty Day Celebration

October 1, 2015 Treaty Day took on renewed symbolism today, Oct. 1, as the provincial government and the Mi’kmaq signed an agreement to launch a long-term Treaty Education initiative. “Partnering with the Mi’kmaq on Treaty Education is an opportunity to not only advance our relationship with the Mi’kmaq but to engage Nova Scotians in a […]

by ahnationtalk on October 1, 2015210 Views

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Provincial government seeks input on 10-year education plan

30 September 2015 FREDERICTON (GNB) – The provincial government released a discussion paper and announced a series of open houses today to obtain public input on the development of a 10-year education plan. “We are asking New Brunswickers to join the conversation so that we can work together to find solutions that will form a […]

by ahnationtalk on September 30, 2015229 Views

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