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“Auntie Ellen” Appointed to the Order of Canada – VIU

January 8, 2018 VIU’s beloved former Elder-in-Residence Ellen White was recognized with Canada’s highest civilian honour earlier this year. Known affectionately as “Auntie Ellen” at VIU, the Coast Salish Elder touched the lives of many students, staff and faculty during her 13 years as an Elder-in-Residence. She is known on campus for her loving, generous […]

by ahnationtalk on January 8, 201813 Views

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NIC hosts reading with Sonnet L’Abbé and Ecko Aleck

Join NIC’s Write Here Readers Series for a dynamic evening of poetry and spoken word. Sonnet L’Abbé and Ecko Aleck will be reading at the Stan Hagen Theatre at NIC’s Comox Valley campus Friday, January 12, starting at 7 pm. Admission is free and all are welcome. L’Abbé is the author of A Strange Relief […]

by pmnationtalk on January 8, 201818 Views

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2018 BC Aboriginal Student and Aboriginal Teacher Awards

Friday January 5th, 2018 Application forms for 2018 BC Aboriginal Student Awards and BC Aboriginal Teacher Education Awards are now available through the Irving K. Barber BC Scholarship Society. Instructions on how to apply, links to application forms, and full eligibility criteria are found on the Society’s website at http://www.ikbbc.ca/aboriginal-awards/about-this-award/ Applications for new awards AND, for […]

by pmnationtalk on January 8, 201816 Views

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UNBC Names First Aboriginal Scholar in Residence

January 05, 2017 Prince George, BC – First Nations scholar and educator Dr. Dustin Louie is the first Aboriginal Scholar in Residence at the University of Northern British Columbia. He begins his four-month term this week. Louie is from Nee Tahi Buhn and Nadleh Whut’en of the Carrier Nation of central B.C. and a member […]

by pmnationtalk on January 8, 201814 Views

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New Selkirk College VPs Committed to Student-First Philosophy

Jan 02 2018 The two new additions to the Selkirk College leadership team have a wealth of post-secondary and life experience that will help enhance opportunities for both students and staff. Selkirk College’s leadership team has welcomed two new vice presidents who are both relishing the opportunity to help guide the region’s post-secondary into the […]

by ahnationtalk on January 3, 201820 Views

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Education upgrades benefit northeast First Nations – Government of BC

Dec. 21, 2017 VICTORIA – A series of education programs in northeast British Columbia will provide First Nations participants with new pathways for employment and education. The Province is investing $188,710 in the Educational Success program to assist 21 members of Halfway River First Nation with education upgrades designed to meet prerequisites for career and […]

by ahnationtalk on December 21, 201745 Views

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VIU Learning Series Aims to Help People Understand Indigenous Perspectives

December 21, 2017 Organized by the Office of Aboriginal Education and Engagement, the free sessions are open to community A unique learning series designed by Vancouver Island University’s (VIU’s) Office of Aboriginal Education and Engagement invites community to join the conversation about reconciliation. The Na’tsa’ maht Shqwaluwun: One Heart, One Mind learning series includes a […]

by ahnationtalk on December 21, 201747 Views

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Renowned artist unveils mural at Hazelton First Nations High School – BCLocalNews

The mural based on calls to action will be up for at least a year. Dec. 20, 2017 Last Monday Canadian artist Cathy Busby unveiled her WE CALL murals at Hazelton First Nations High School. The murals are a collection of abridged versions of the demands in the Truth and Reconciliation Commission 94 Calls to […]

by ahnationtalk on December 21, 201744 Views

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Skwxwú7mesh Úxwumixw (Squamish Nation) and Simon Fraser University sign Memorandum of Understanding

December 20, 2017 Squamish Nation and Simon Fraser University (SFU) signed a three year (renewable) Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on November 29. The MoU further strengthens the long-standing relationship between the university and the Squamish Nation to collaborate on cultural, academic and research activities. Under the MOU, both partners will explore opportunities to: Strengthen cultural […]

by pmnationtalk on December 21, 201744 Views

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VIU Community Honours 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence

December 19, 2017 – 1:45pm Vancouver Island University Faculty Association, VIUSU and ResTide spearheaded events on Nanaimo campus Hanging a shirt with an anti-violence message, donating a warm coat or lighting a candle to remember a victim of gender-based violence may be small gestures, but these actions can cause powerful ripple effects in communities. These […]

by pmnationtalk on December 20, 201715 Views

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