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AFN National Chief Bellegarde happy to see Robinson-Huron Treaty annuities case move one step closer to providing justice for First Nations

AFN National Chief Bellegarde happy to see Robinson-Huron Treaty annuities case move one step closer to providing justice for First Nations June 30, 2020 (Ottawa, ON) – National Chief Perry Bellegarde of the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) said he is pleased that the Robinson-Huron Treaty annuities case was successful in its second phase of […]

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Indspire releases report on looming gap in Indigenous education funding

June 30, 2020. Indspire today released Building Brighter Futures Bursaries, Scholarships and Awards Program Recipients’ Outcome Report, a report on groundbreaking research conducted by Indspire’s Research Knowledge Nest. Thereport discovered an imminent problem in Indigenous education in Canada: while more and more Indigenous students are attending or want to attend post-secondary institutions, the funding is […]

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Introducing the recipients of the 2019 FNIGC National Student Bursary

June 29, 2020 The First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) and its Board of Directors is pleased to announce the recipients of the 9th annual FNIGC National Student Bursary, which is awarded each year to outstanding First Nations post-secondary students. This year’s recipients are: Nicole Shingoose, Shawna Louise McKenzie, Fiona Lizotte, and Étienne Lacasse-Vollant. Established […]

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Ryan Reynolds, Blake Lively Donate $200,000 To Support Indigenous Women Leaders – HuffPost Canada

ANTIGONISH, N.S. — Movie stars Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively are donating $200,000 to an institute at St. Francis Xavier University in Nova Scotia to help promote Indigenous women’s leadership. A release says the donation by the Hollywood couple is to kick-start the Coady Institute’s goal of raising $1 million for its International Centre for […]

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Lakehead University Office of Indigenous Initiatives celebrates 180 Indigenous graduates – Anishinabek News

THUNDER BAY — The importance of ceremony, breaking the cycle of poverty, discipline and facing challenges such as systematic racism were highlighted during the Lakehead University Office of Indigenous Initiatives’ online Indigenous Student Graduation Celebration. “Somebody had said to me a month or so ago, ‘Oh, you just graduated from social work,’ and I said, […]

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Hollywood A-Listers kick off campaign in support of Indigenous Women’s Leadership: Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively donate $200,000 to StFX’s Coady Institute

Today, St. Francis Xavier University’s Coady Institute is excited to announce the launch of the Circle of Abundance – Amplifying Indigenous Women’s Leadership with a goal of raising $1m to support Coady’s Institute’s International Centre for Women’s Leadership and the Centre’s Indigenous programming. The creation of the fund comes as Canada’s National Indigenous History Month […]

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Former Sweetgrass resident wins prestigious award – The Battlefords News-Optimist

June 29, 2020 A former resident of Sweetgrass First Nation recently earned a prestigious award as the University of Lethbridge celebrated its 2020 Spring Convocation. Kylie Fineday (BFA – Art, with a major in Art Studio) won the Faculty of Fine Arts Gold Medal for her work over the course of her degree. Her award […]

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Convocation 2020: Honouring Indigenous graduates – UM Today

June 29, 2020 — Meet some of the incredible members of the University of Manitoba’s class of 2020. UM campuses are uniquely strengthened by Indigenous student perspectives. The Indigenous campus community includes many student leaders who continue to define new directions and move our nations, province and country forward with their ideas and passions. The following […]

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Demand for Online Learning Resources Continues to Rise as Longer-Term Distance Learning Becomes New Reality

CALGARY, AB, June 29, 2020  – With schools and school boards continuing to shift to online formats throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, online educational resources are seeing a large spike in users to help supplement their learning. MindFuel, a national education technology leader that brings STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) to life for students, teachers […]

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Celebrating the work of Eshki-Nishnaabemjig, this years recipients of the Award of Distinction in Indigenous Education

Laurentian University is marking National Indigenous History Month with a celebration of milestones. First, we are pleased to announce the recipients of this year’s Award of Distinction in Indigenous Education. Congratulations to Jessica Miigwanaabiikwe-Shonias, Monty McGahey, and Mskwaankwat Rice for their work as coordinators of Eshki-Niishnaabemjig Spearheaded by these three young Nishnaabeg, Eshki-Niishnaabemjig is a […]

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