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Faculty of Arts releases ten scenarios for departmental restructuring – The Gateway

October 23, 2020 The University of Alberta Faculty of Arts has released scenarios for department mergers as part of the University of Alberta for Tomorrow initiative. Departmental and administrative restructuring is part of University of Alberta for Tomorrow, a plan to find $120 million in cost-savings and efficiencies for the university. The proposed scenarios for arts […]

by ahnationtalk on October 23, 202022 Views

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Canada and Alberta reach caribou conservation deal

From: Environment and Climate Change Canada October 23, 2020 – Ottawa, Ontario The governments of Canada and Alberta have reached an agreement for the conservation and recovery of woodland caribou in Alberta. Alberta’s caribou populations have dramatically declined due to habitat changes and increased predation. The governments believe entering into a conservation agreement under section […]

by ahnationtalk on October 23, 202010 Views

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Tamarack Valley Energy Ltd. Releases Inaugural 2020 Sustainability Report

Calgary, Alberta – October 22, 2020 – Tamarack Valley Energy Ltd. (“Tamarack” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the completion of its inaugural Sustainability Report, outlining the Company’s continued focus on environmental, social and governance (“ESG”) practices and the increasingly vital role these factors play in Tamarack’s strategy. The Company has set commitments and […]

by ahnationtalk on October 23, 202015 Views

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Recognizing the importance of First Nations policing

Proposed changes to the Police Act would formally recognize First Nations police services in legislation. Right now, the Police Act does not contain any recognition of First Nations policing services despite the fact First Nations have operated police services for more than two decades. The amendments would ensure First Nations police services are recognized, and […]

by ahnationtalk on October 22, 202017 Views

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The Chiefs of the Confederacy of Treaty Six First Nations, send our full support to Chief Sack and the Mi’kmaq people during this time of injustice

October 21, 2020 Dear Canada, When will Canada truly recognize and respect the first peoples of this land and our ways of living? When will Canada understand that, we, the Indigenous Peoples are not to be regulated, controlled, or conquered? When will our people have to stop defending who we are to our neighbors? The […]

by ahnationtalk on October 22, 202018 Views

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Unite Treaty Six Chiefs Convention – Postponement announcement

Attention Treaty No. 6 Chiefs across our respective sovereign territory, We at the Confederacy of Treaty Six First Nations want to bring you important information on the upcoming “Unite Treaty Six Chiefs Convention” which has been planned for November 3-5, 2020 at the River Cree Resort and Casino in Enoch Cree Nation. Over the past […]

by ahnationtalk on October 22, 202015 Views

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Alberta justice minister says province expanding power, status for First Nations police – Globalnews.ca

October 21, 2020 The Alberta government has introduced proposed changes to the province’s Police Act which would expand the powers of First Nations police forces. The changes are part of a number of proposed amendments under the Justices Statutes Amendment Act, Justice Minister Kaycee Madu said Wednesday. First Nations police forces have been in place […]

by ahnationtalk on October 22, 202023 Views

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Suncor Energy to release third quarter 2020 financial results

CALGARY, Alberta, Oct. 21, 2020  — Suncor will release its third quarter financial results on October 28, 2020 before 8:00 p.m. MT (10:00 p.m. ET). A webcast to review the third quarter will be held on October 29 at 7:30 a.m. MT (9:30 a.m. ET). Representing management will be Mark Little, president and chief executive […]

by ahnationtalk on October 22, 202019 Views

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Stone Pipe Days Kick Off At Lethbridge College

A virtual celebration recognizing the pride, history and knowledge of Lethbridge College’s Indigenous community kicked-off Stone Pipe Days at Lethbridge College on Tuesday. Stone Pipe is the English translation of the college’s Blackfoot name, Ohkotoki’aahkkoiyiiniimaan. Stone Pipe Days is the college’s annual celebration of its Indigenous community. Tuesday’s kick-off event launched three days of cultural […]

by ahnationtalk on October 21, 202023 Views

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Welcome to Frog Lakes Newest Hair and Esthetics Salon, Hidden Beauty

October 21, 2020 A valuable work opportunity within Frog Lake First Nation has been created for former students that received training from Portage College’s Continuing Education Aesthetics course. With the help of partnerships within the community, the new hair and esthetics salon called Hidden Beauty had its grand opening Oct 19 at the Frog Lake […]

by ahnationtalk on October 21, 202019 Views

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