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Founders’ Square tells the story of 60 years of Lethbridge College history

Sept. 23, 2017 – Lethbridge College’s history came alive today during the unveiling of its new Founders’ Square, a space in the heart of campus dedicated to telling the story of the land where the college now sits and showcasing the institution’s lasting legacy. Founders’ Square, a capstone project planned as part of the college’s […]

by ahnationtalk on September 25, 20175 Views

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U of L shows record enrolment as the 2017-2018 academic year gets underway

September 21, 2017 With the new academic year now in full swing, the University of Lethbridge is pleased to welcome all new and returning students — all 8,724 of them — to its Lethbridge and Calgary campuses. Overall enrolment increased by 1.1 per cent from the previous fall and represents a record number of students […]

by pmnationtalk on September 21, 201716 Views

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Lethbridge College: Indigenous Celebration Day

September 19, 2017 Come and celebrate the pride, history and knowledge of our First Nations, Métis and Inuit cultures at the 2017 Indigenous Celebration Day. The day’s schedule of events will provide a line-up of both traditional and contemporary entertainment, including powwow drumming and dancing performances, Métis fiddling and jigging, a hand drum contest and […]

by pmnationtalk on September 20, 201717 Views

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Scholarship program to honour influential quartet, support educational opportunities for Blackfoot students

Seeking to preserve the Blackfoot cultural legacies of four influential men while furthering educational opportunities for Blackfoot students, Dr. Robert and Mrs. Priscilla Janes and the University of Lethbridge have created a series of new student awards for Blackfoot students. The awards, for both graduate and undergraduate level students from the Blackfoot Confederacy, are named […]

by ahnationtalk on September 19, 201721 Views

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Blackfoot Confederacy flag now permanently flying at Lethbridge College

Sept. 19, 2017 – Acknowledging and celebrating its location on the traditional land of the Blackfoot people, Lethbridge College is proud to permanently fly the Blackfoot Confederacy flag in front of its campus. The flag was unveiled during a traditional ceremony on Tuesday afternoon. “It is important to have symbols of what we believe in […]

by ahnationtalk on September 19, 201715 Views

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Licensed child care for families on Kapawe’no First Nation

September 15, 2017 Minister of Children’s Services Danielle Larivee joined Kapawe’no First Nation Chief Frank Halcrow to celebrate the grand opening of the first provincially licensed on-reserve child care centre. Licensing of the child care program in the First Nation community in Grouard, in northern Alberta, means parents can apply for the provincial child care […]

by pmnationtalk on September 18, 201711 Views

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This is why most teachers need Indigenous coaches – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Sep 15, 2017  By Emily Milne, Assistant Professor of Sociology, MacEwan University THE CANADIAN PRESS This article was originally published on The Conversation, an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts. Disclosure information is available on the original site. ___ Author: Emily Milne, Assistant Professor of Sociology, MacEwan […]

by ahnationtalk on September 15, 201717 Views

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Government of Canada helps Indigenous people develop the essential skills to get good-quality jobs

September 14, 2017           Calgary, Alberta         Employment and Social Development Canada Ensuring that Indigenous people have the essential skills they need to benefit from job training and to launch their careers is a key priority of the Government of Canada. Today, the Honourable Kent Hehr, Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities, on behalf of the […]

by pmnationtalk on September 14, 201720 Views

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Government of Canada provides opportunities for youth in Edmonton

From Employment and Social Development Canada Youth facing barriers to employment benefit from job skills training and employment opportunities September 14, 2017 Edmonton, AB Employment and Social Development Canada Building a strong middle class means giving Canada’s youth the tools they need to find and keep good jobs. Today, the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Member of […]

by ahnationtalk on September 14, 201721 Views

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U of L dignitaries honoured with traditional Blackfoot names

One of the more iconic events of Homecoming Weekend was the traditional Blackfoot Naming ceremony that saw five esteemed members of the University of Lethbridge community receive Blackfoot names. A decades-long custom, the naming ceremony recognizes and celebrates the relationship between the University of Lethbridge and the Blackfoot Nation. Located in Treaty 7, the heart […]

by pmnationtalk on September 14, 201722 Views

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