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Order of Nunavut Investiture Ceremony to be held on March 8, 2021

IQALUIT, Nunavut (March 5, 2021) – Speaker of the Legislative Assembly and Chairperson of the Order of Nunavut Advisory Council Paul Quassa today announced that Mr. Peter Tapatai will be invested into the Order of Nunavut at a ceremony to be held on Monday, March 8, 2021, at 6:00pm (EST) in the Chamber of the […]

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More Partnership Engage Grants for UWinnipeg researchers

Than. to the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRCrs Partnership Engage Grants, University of Winnipeg professors are working with community partners to understand and find solutions to critical issues. Dr. Jino Distasio and Dr. Shauna MacKinnon have received special funding for their COVID-19-related research. This funding announcement is on top of the five University […]

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Carleton U – Panel and Report Launch: Public Services Safety for LGBTQ2+ Older Adults and Workers

Please join Carleton University’s Susan Braedley, professor in the School of Social Work, and expert panellists for the launch of a new research report, It’s Got to be About Safety”: Public Services that Work for LGBTQ2+ Older Adults and LGBTQ2+ Workers in Canada, produced by research partners the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE), Egale […]

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Coady Institute: International Women’s Week 2021 Schedule

We are pleased to once again collaborate with the Antigonish Women’s Resource Centre & Sexual Assault Services Association (AWRC) and other local organizations for International Women’s Week Antigonish 2021 for a calendar of both online and in person events. Women Read! Women Lead! Feminist Storytelling for Equity and Justice is the local theme this year, […]

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UWinnipeg professor co-edits new book exploring mothering during COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted many groups of people, but maybe none more than mothers. After becoming frustrated with the lack of recognition of mothers being frontline workers, University of Winnipeg Professor Dr. Fiona Green. Department of Women, and Gender Studies and Dr. Andrea O’Reilly, York University, put out a call for creative art, poetry, […]

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Brock welcomes Indigenous artist, curator and scholar to MIWSFPA – Brock News

First and foremost, Suzanne Morrissette is an Indigenous artist. Métis by way of the Red River Valley and Interlake regions in Winnipeg, Man., the artist, curator and scholar is a transplant to the territories of southern Ontario. She vividly remembers the work of Indigenous artists on the walls of her childhood home and in her […]

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USask awarded $6.76M to help revive North American bison population, strengthen Canadian cattle industry

SASKATOON – The University of Saskatchewan (USask) has been awarded $6.76 million from the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) to help conserve bison and other threatened animal species and address challenges facing the beef cattle industry, including antimicrobial resistance which poses a global threat to animals and humans. “Working with our partners in the livestock […]

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Confederation College: Biboon – Winter Storytelling Event – Mar. 12, 1-3pm

Biboon Dibaajimowinan means Winter Storytelling in Anishinaabemowin. Winter Storytelling is the traditional practice of Anishinaabek in the wintertime. Traditional and oral legends are shared during the long winter nights as a means of entertainment when the days are short and the weather is cold. This year’s event will be a cross-cultural afternoon of storytelling from Confederation […]

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MNBC: New Initiatives Give Métis Families more Input into Early Years Programming

Métis Nation BC (MNBC) gives Chartered Communities and regional representatives additional input into Early Years programming with the launch of two initiatives in early summer 2021. The first initiative is a $500,000 Métis Early Years Community Programming Fund to support Métis Chartered communities as they work to determine what early years programs best meet their […]

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MCFN: LSK Remote Learning Update

Please be advised that Lloyd S. King Elementary School will continue with online/remote learning for the remainder of the 2020-2021 school year, until June 2021. The LSK Return to School Working group will continue to meet and plan for September 2021 and will send updates as they are available. NT5

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