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Village Monde Launches the “2019 Exploring a World of Sustainable Destinations” Campaign ! Meeting Indigenous People

Mar 22, 2019 QUEBEC, March 22, 2019 – As part of the United Nations International Year of Indigenous Languages, Village Monde, with the support of Air Canada, Karavaniers, Les Offices jeunesse internationaux du Québec (LOJIQ), l’Office franco-québécois pour la jeunesse (OFQJ), Quebec Aboriginal Tourism and Desjardins, is proud to announce the launch of their big “2019 […]

by ahnationtalk on March 22, 201919 Views

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FNTI Alumni Touch Down

March 22, 2019 FNTI alumni Nathan Walker and Sabrina Manitowabi never dreamed they would be landing back on Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory’s Airfield in a Dash-8. The two pilots touched down at their alma mater on Sat, March 9th, along with 14 other passengers, most of which are also FNTI alumni, to attend a celebration of […]

by pnationtalk on March 22, 201925 Views

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Confederation College: The College and You – Sherbrooke Public School visit with Negahneewin Student Services

March 22, 2019 On March 20, 2019, Grade 7 and 8 students from Sherbrooke Public School came to Confederation College for a whole day experience. After an opening prayer and welcoming song in Apiwin, students were given a tour highlighting programs such as Police Foundations, Digital Media Production, Dental Assisting and Civil Engineering. They got to […]

by pnationtalk on March 22, 201915 Views

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U Arctic: Side event “Including the North: Indigenous Languages and Inclusion Policies in Education” at ASSW 2019

March 22, 2019 UArctic Thematic Network on Teacher Education and UNITWIN/UNESCO Network on Teacher Education are jointly organising an event at the Arctic Science Summit Week on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 in Arkhangelsk, Russia. The event consist of a panel discussion and a book launch. The side event is included in the Indigenous Peoples day of the ASSW […]

by pnationtalk on March 22, 201915 Views

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GDI T&E West-Central and East-Central Committee Members (vacancy)

March 21, 2019 West Central Selection Committee Member ( 2 vacancies) and East Central Selection Committee Member (4 vacancies) Gabriel Dumont Institute Training & Employment Inc (GDIT&E) was established in 2006 to serve the Métis training and employment needs in Saskatchewan. GDIT&E falls under the parent umbrella organization, the Gabriel Dumont Institute of Native Studies […]

by pnationtalk on March 22, 201916 Views

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Laurier Early Career Researcher Awards highlight exceptionally promising faculty members

March 21, 2019 Waterloo – Wilfrid Laurier University is honouring three faculty members with its second annual Early Career Researcher Awards. The internal awards recognize early-career faculty who have made exceptional contributions both to research and to student training. The 2019 awardees are Associate Professor Diane Gregory of the departments of Health Sciences and Kinesiology and Physical Education, Associate Professor Tom Hazell of the […]

by pnationtalk on March 22, 201917 Views

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New campus homes help Cranbrook students focus on studies

March 21, 2019 CRANBROOK – Twice as many College of the Rockies students can rest their heads on more affordable, on-campus beds when a new student-housing complex opens in 2020. Six new cottage-style buildings will provide spaces for 96 more students, doubling capacity at the college and allowing students to focus on their studies instead […]

by pnationtalk on March 22, 201912 Views

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Indspire receives $9 Million in additional Funding over Three Years in 2019 Federal Budget

March 20, 2019 – Ohsweken, ON – Indspire is pleased that the federal government has chosen to significantly increase its investment in the education of First Nations, Inuit and Métis students as announced in yesterday’s budget. Indigenous learners are increasingly seeking post-secondary opportunities, yet only 11 percent of Indigenous peoples have a university degree versus 29.3 […]

by pnationtalk on March 22, 201916 Views

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Helping Canadian schools support Indigenous language learning – UM Today

March 22, 2019 The language we speak influences how we see the world. Its expressions and nuances bear cultural and historical significance. To lose our language is to lose a piece of our identity. That’s exactly what Indigenous communities across Canada are trying to prevent from happening for their people. “Many Indigenous people in Canada […]

by ahnationtalk on March 22, 201916 Views

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Realizing the duty to acknowledge – Queen’s Journal

A brief history of recognizing land at Queen’s Queen’s was established 58 years after the British Crown acquired present-day Kingston. But that happened centuries after it was first inhabited. Early Europeans began to arrive in Kingston in the early 1600s. At the time, the land was occupied by several unique Indigenous groups—including the Huron-Wendat peoples […]

by ahnationtalk on March 22, 201911 Views

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Online Certificate in Public Administration and Governance – You Create the Next Chapter

Credits:McGill School of Continuing Studies Published on Mar 19, 2019 The public institutions, policies and values of Canada’s First Nations have helped shape this nation. But the next chapter has yet to be written, and the greatest achievements of Indigenous youth and adults in Canada still lie ahead. You create the next chapter. The Online […]

by ahnationtalk on March 21, 201940 Views

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TRU: Conference shines spotlight on equity, inclusion and reconciliation

March 20, 2019 Microaggressions in the classroom, indigenization and internationalization in Canadian higher education, and South Asian students’ experiences with Canadian health care were just a few of the discussion topics at the biennial Learning at Intercultural Intersections Conference (LII). Students, scholars, researchers and attendees from across the globe embraced this special opportunity to share […]

by ahnationtalk on March 21, 201919 Views

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Importance of Celebrating Anishnaabemowin Focal Point of New Book and Film Launched at Trent University

March 21, 2019 Elder Shirley Williams and Sacha Trudeau’s latest projects emphasize importance of protecting Indigenous language Indigenous languages in Canada have been under threat for a long time. Elder Dr. Shirley Williams and Alexandre (Sacha) Trudeau are working to encourage Anishnaabemowin use, through their latest projects, both being launched at Trent University on Friday, […]

by ahnationtalk on March 21, 201925 Views

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Celebrating The Real You: 2019 Scholarships, Bursaries And Awards Evening – Sault College

(Sault Ste. Marie, ON March 20, 2019) For the second time this month, Sault College staff,  community members, students and supporters joined together to celebrate the outstanding academic accomplishments of our students at the 46th annual Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards (SBA) night. In addition to highlighting the amazing support of our donors, the evening saw more […]

by ahnationtalk on March 21, 201921 Views

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Cumberland College : Pop Up Art Show

March 20, 2019 You are invited to attend a Pop Up Art Show featuring works by Cumberland College University of Regina Bachelor of Education students. The exhibition will showcase artwork completed in the Indian Art 220 course. Pop Up Art Show Kerry Vickar Centre, Melfort Monday, March 25 (evening) – Wednesday, March 27 (afternoon) Reception:  […]

by ahnationtalk on March 21, 201919 Views

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USask creating pathways to help Indigenous students enter engineering and succeed

Mar 18, 2019 “We want Indigenous young people to know that engineering is a great career option for them,” said Suzanne Kresta, dean of USask’s College of Engineering. “The IPIC Engineering Access Program is part of our commitment to support Indigenous students during every part of their journey toward completing their engineering degrees.” The program […]

by ahnationtalk on March 21, 201919 Views

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Lakehead University formally adopts the Okanagan Charter

March 20, 2019 – Thunder Bay and Orillia, Ont. Lakehead University is placing the health and well-being of students, faculty and staff at the forefront with the formal adoption of the Okanagan Charter: An International Charter for Health Promoting Universities and Colleges. The Charter was signed on Wednesday by Dr. Moira McPherson, Lakehead’s President and Vice-Chancellor, […]

by ahnationtalk on March 21, 201922 Views

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Bowdoin College: Stitches in Time

March 20, 2019 Bowdoin College has perhaps the largest collection of Inuit embroideries from Labrador, Canada—more than ninety of them reside in the Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum, courtesy of explorer and researcher Donald MacMillan (Bowdoin class of 1898) and his wife Miriam, who purchased them or received them as gifts. In early April, a selection of […]

by ahnationtalk on March 21, 201916 Views

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Fleming College: Ecosystem Management Technology program proudly presents 11th annual EcoHealth Conference

Lindsay ON – (March 20, 2019) – Organized by students in the Ecosystem Management Technology program, the 11th annual EcoHealth Conference will take place on Saturday, March 23, 2019 at Fleming College’s Frost Campus in Lindsay, Ont. This year’s conference, Redefining Sustainability from the Group Up, will explore how the health of ecosystems is inextricably […]

by ahnationtalk on March 21, 201921 Views

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Media Advisory: Carleton to Host Annual Community Connections Networking Event

March 20, 2019 Carleton University will host the fifth annual Carleton U Community Connections – an event that promotes community-campus engagement in teaching and research. It will provide campus and community participants with opportunities to engage on a variety of project themes through workshops, discussions and networking. When: Wednesday, March 27, 2019 from 8:30 a.m. […]

by ahnationtalk on March 21, 201927 Views

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College of the North Atlantic: Cultivating culinary connoisseurs

March 20, 2019 STEPHENVILLE, NL – If you’re interested in awakening your taste buds, while at the same time, turning your culinary business idea into a start-up, then College of the North Atlantic’s (CNA) Bay St. George campus is the place to be March 26-28. Over the course of three days in Stephenville, there will […]

by ahnationtalk on March 21, 201923 Views

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Okanagan College celebrates a decade of recognizing Aboriginal students’ achievements

March 21, 2019 Saturday, March 9 marked the 10th Annual Aboriginal Student Recognition Ceremony at Okanagan College and students, educators and community members came together to celebrate students’ accomplishments and acknowledge those who inspired and supported them along the way. “The ceremony is to recognize that these students are getting an education while still holding onto […]

by pnationtalk on March 21, 201922 Views

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Celebration of Gender Diversity Awareness Week – paNOW

Mar 21, 2019 Gender Diversity Awareness Week will be celebrated at the All Nations Gathering Place, Indigenous Students’ Centre, Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Prince Albert Campus” Monday, March 25th Flag raising – Noon, flag pole on the south side of the Tech Building Read More: https://panow.com/2019/03/21/celebration-of-gender-diversity-awareness-week/

by ahnationtalk on March 21, 201918 Views

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UCalgary welcomes 47 new Canadian citizens home – UCalgary News

Welcome home. For hundreds of people participating in citizenship ceremonies across the nation every year, these two words represent the beginning of a new chapter as official Canadian citizens. On March 13, in partnership with the Institute for Canadian Citizenship and Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada, the University of Calgary hosted a citizenship ceremony presided […]

by ahnationtalk on March 21, 201922 Views

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BC Government: Education awards nomination deadline extended

March 20, 2019 VICTORIA – The nomination deadline for the 2019 Premier’s Awards for Excellence in Education has been extended to April 30. With spring break here, it is a great opportunity for children, parents, school administrators and community members of all ages to take advantage of the extra time to nominate a deserving teacher, administrator […]

by pnationtalk on March 21, 201918 Views

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Aurora College instructor part of Indigenous maternal health care research project – My Yellowknife Now

Mar. 20th, 2019 A three-year collaborative research project looking at Indigenous maternal health care in Canada has received a total of $810,901 in funding from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research. The project, titled Welcoming the ‘Sacred Spirit’, aims to embrace and include Indigenous knowledge, values, teachings and stories. Aurora Research Institute Manager of Health […]

by ahnationtalk on March 21, 201926 Views

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CASA: Students Celebrate Budget 2019 Investments that Make Post-Secondary Education Better

OTTAWA, March 19, 2019 – The federal government released its 2019 budget today, where they announced exciting investments that the Canadian Alliance of Student Associations (CASA) and the Quebec Student Union (QSU) believe will improve the lives of post-secondary students across the country. Such investments include renewed funding to support Indigenous students, work-integrated learning opportunities […]

by pnationtalk on March 21, 201916 Views

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Budget 2019: Government of Canada’s $26 million investment in new science building marks a key milestone for the future Yukon University

WHITEHORSE— March 19, 2019 —Yukon College today welcomed the Government of Canada’s announcement of $26M over five years for the construction of a new science building for the future Yukon University (YukonU) as part of Budget 2019. The vision for the new science building is to allow science learning through two lenses – using both Indigenous knowledge […]

by pnationtalk on March 21, 201914 Views

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U of W is on the right track for Indigenization – but there’s still room for more change students say – APTN News

March 21, 2019 The Great Canadian Theatre Company’s upcoming season will wave the flag for diversity more proudly than ever, with frequently provocative plays and events that put black, queer and especially Indigenous issues and artists on stage. “What we’ve discovered is that in the determination to diversify our audiences, the only success is if […]

by ahnationtalk on March 21, 201919 Views

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U of T welcomes federal budget provisions for work-integrated learning, international education

March 19, 2019 The University of Toronto is lauding a number of measures announced in Tuesday’s federal budget aimed at giving more students the opportunity to learn in the workplace and around the world. The budget also supports research by promising to create more master’s and doctoral scholarship awards through the federal granting councils. “These […]

by pnationtalk on March 21, 201913 Views

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The Canadian Teachers’ Federation sees promise in the 2019 federal budget

Ottawa, March 20, 2019 – The Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF-FCE) believes that the 2019 federal budget provides the potential for addressing many of the challenges facing Canadians, including poverty, Indigenous education, gender equity and climate change. “Progressive measures aimed at creating a more equitable and sustainable society are desperately needed as an increasing number of Canadians […]

by pnationtalk on March 21, 201912 Views

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Early career researchers at the University of Lethbridge secure SSHRC awards

March 20, 2019 A dozen University of Lethbridge researchers have been awarded more than $600,000 in new funding from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) for diverse projects, including agricultural supply chain management and repatriating Métis music. These Insight Development Grants, announced earlier this year, are designed to support emerging scholars and research […]

by pnationtalk on March 20, 201920 Views

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Federal government invests in new centre for Indigenous law and reconciliation at UVic

March 19, 2019 The construction of a national centre for Indigenous law and reconciliation at the University of Victoria received major funding support today with the federal government’s announcement of $9.1 million for the transformative project. This national centre of excellence for the study and understanding of Indigenous laws will house the world’s first joint […]

by ahnationtalk on March 20, 201923 Views

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New science building will be ‘cornerstone’ of Yukon University – CBC

Federal government gives $26 million to Yukon College to build new facility Mar 20, 2019 The president of Yukon College says a new $26-million dollar science building will bring together Western science and Indigenous traditional knowledge, and will be a “cornerstone” of what will soon be Yukon University. “The science building is going to be such […]

by ahnationtalk on March 20, 201924 Views

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TRU: Workshops blast stereotypes about Indigenous peoples

March 19, 2019 Before coming to TRU, Richard Abankwa’s version of Indigenous people in Canada was one of stereotypes, misconception and untruths. But after going to workshops for new international students, that all changed. “I really got to learn that they were here first and they were here far, far, far longer than anybody else. […]

by ahnationtalk on March 20, 201921 Views

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Engineers Canada – Budget 2019: Sets groundwork for improved access to STEM

OTTAWA, March 19, 2019 – Engineers Canada is pleased to see the federal government’s commitment to Indigenous peoples’ access to post-secondary education, investment in critical STEM skills, and securing Canada’s future in space, as laid out in Budget 2019: Investing in the Middle Class. “Engineers Canada is happy to see the government’s significant investment in Indigenous peoples’ […]

by pmnationtalk on March 20, 201925 Views

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UCalgary welcomes federal government’s investment in skills and training

March 19, 2019 Budget 2019 supports work-integrated learning, international mobility, graduate student support, and Indigenous education initiatives A focus on skills and training in Budget 2019 recognizes that universities are key to helping Canadians acquire new skills and, over the long term, providing them with the best opportunity to adapt to the new labour requirements of the […]

by pmnationtalk on March 20, 201930 Views

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Budget 2019: Investments in skills and talent recognize central role of universities

March 19, 2019 OTTAWA – The government’s support for lifelong and work-integrated learning, skills development, international study, and ensuring more people of all ages and backgrounds benefit from a university education will help Canadians thrive in the labour markets of today and tomorrow. Specifically, Canada’s universities applaud Budget 2019’s commitment to help students enter the workforce […]

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Métis history and identity explored over Indigenous Awareness Week – My Lloydminster Now

March 19, 2019 Lakeland College students were given a presentation by the Métis Nation of Alberta on Tuesday. Indigenous Awareness Week is being held at Lakeland College’s Lloydminster campus. The college’s Indigenous Student Committee is hosting numerous events throughout the week. Region 2 Vice President Andrea Sandmaier shared with students the story of the Métis […]

by ahnationtalk on March 20, 201927 Views

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First-year student takes big step as head female dancer at U of T powwow – U of T News

Miyopin Cheechoo hasn’t even been a University of Toronto student for a year, and she was already asked to fill important shoes as head female dancer of the spring powwow. The Cree student from Moosonee has been dancing at powwows in northern Ontario basically as long as she could walk, but this was her first in […]

by ahnationtalk on March 20, 201924 Views

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YT Government: Statement from Premier regarding college funding in federal budget

March 19, 2019 Premier Sandy Silver released the following statement: Today’s announcement of up to $26 million for the construction of a science building at Yukon College is very positive news for the future of Yukon University. Our government has made it a strategic priority to ensure our education system achieves solid outcomes that meet […]

by pmnationtalk on March 20, 201925 Views

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U of Toronto: International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination conference addresses opportunities around equity, inclusivity

As people around the world mark the United Nations’ International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (IDERD) on Thursday, the University of Toronto community will gather to celebrate the ways staff, faculty and students are working to make all three campuses more equitable and inclusive – while reflecting on what still needs to be done […]

by ahnationtalk on March 19, 201931 Views

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Art Reception: “DIVERSE RECONCILIATION – Winnipeg Under the Bridge” to be held at The Centre

March 19, 2019 The Centre for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning invites you to attend an art reception to be held at 65 Dafoe Road on Wednesday, April 10 from 12:00 – 2:30 PM. In partnership with the School of Art, students’ artwork from the course, “Art of the North American Aboriginal Peoples”, that […]

by ahnationtalk on March 19, 201931 Views

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SK Polytechnic: Celebrate diversity during fourth annual Intercultural Week

More than 40 events to take place at Sask Polytech campuses between March 19 and 22 Saskatchewan Polytechnic is a diverse community with students, faculty and staff coming from all around the world. Intercultural Week, running March 19-22, is an opportunity to learn from one another and share stories in the hopes of finding common […]

by ahnationtalk on March 19, 201927 Views

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University of Saskatchewan opening doors for Indigenous engineering students – Global News

March 19, 2019 A commitment has been made to increase the number of Indigenous students at the University of Saskatchewan’s (U of S) College of Engineering. The college officially launched a new engineering access program which is part of its Indigenous Peoples Initiatives Community (IPIC). University officials said the program is designed to help Indigenous […]

by ahnationtalk on March 19, 201955 Views

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UNB’s Red ‘n Black Revue marks 70 years as New Brunswick’s premier variety show

Mar 19, 2019 The University of New Brunswick show where Anne Murray got her start as a musician is celebrating 70 years of entertaining the Fredericton community. The UNB Red ‘n Black Revue is the longest-running show in New Brunswick and brings together students, faculty, staff and alumni to celebrate the university’s rich history, diverse […]

by ahnationtalk on March 19, 201922 Views

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World Water Day events at Laurier to focus on water in Ontario and the Northwest Territories

March 15, 2019 Waterloo – Water is essential to us all. To examine water issues in Ontario and the Northwest Territories, Wilfrid Laurier University is hosting a day and evening of public events for World Water Day on March 21-22. Aligned with the United Nations World Water Day 2019 theme “Leaving no one behind,” the […]

by ahnationtalk on March 19, 201919 Views

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Sheridan welcomes nation-wide submissions for Temporary Contemporary art installation

March 15, 2019 Sheridan College invites artists and designers from across Canada to submit proposals for its annual Temporary Contemporary public art installation. The 2019-2020 Temporary Contemporary program will be installed at Sheridan’s Trafalgar Campus in Oakville. Artists are encouraged to conceptualize site-specific artwork that considers the unique campus community, responds to the surrounding natural […]

by ahnationtalk on March 19, 201922 Views

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Confederation College – Author on Campus: Tanya Talaga – March 21st

March 18, 2019 Please join us this Thursday, March, 21 from 2-4pm in the Shuniah Lecture Theatre (Room 351) for a talk by journalist and author, Tanya Talaga. Students and employees in our regional campuses can join the event using the information below. To join, select from the following options: 1) Web Browser https://primetime.bluejeans.com/a2m/live-event/axejdgfw 2) Joining via a mobile device? […]

by ahnationtalk on March 19, 201925 Views

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Canada: Why Many Aboriginals Grow into Crime | DW Documentary (Crime documentary)

Credits: DW Documentary Published on Nov 20, 2018 Spurgeon Root is a pastor in Regina in western Canada. It is a city notorious for its Aboriginal gang culture. At night, they come knocking at his door: drug dealers, street fighters and muggers hoping to find a way out of their life of crime. The poverty […]

by ahnationtalk on March 19, 2019207 Views

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