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Call for book chapters: Gender and Youth Migration

Type: Call for Papers Date: April 30, 2016 Subject Fields: Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, Women’s & Gender History / Studies, Sociology, Social Sciences CALL FOR BOOK CHAPTERS GENDER AND YOUTH MIGRATION: A GLOBAL SURVEY edited by Glenda Tibe Bonifacio, University of Lethbridge I am accepting original submissions of research-based […]

by ahnationtalk on January 21, 2016291 Views

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Currie study finds racial discrimination may play role in prescription drug misuse among Aboriginal populations

January 20, 2016 A new University of Lethbridge study suggests an expanded focus is needed in the fight against prescription drug addiction, including fentanyl abuse, within Aboriginal populations. The study, published in the Canadian Journal of Public Health, found that racial discrimination and subsequent post-traumatic stress symptoms might be key factors contributing to prescription drug […]

by pmnationtalk on January 20, 2016312 Views

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Anne Ray Internship for Museum Studies

DEADLINE TO APPLY MARCH 1, 2016 The School for Advanced Research, Indian Arts Research Center (IARC) offers two nine-month internships (September 1–May 31) to individuals who are recent college graduates, current graduate students, or junior museum professionals interested in furthering their professional museum experience and enhancing their intellectual capacity for contributing to the expanding field […]

by ahnationtalk on January 20, 2016224 Views

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Apply now for Canadian Journalism Foundation’s 2016 awards program

TORONTO, Jan. 18, 2016 – To honour excellence in journalism, The Canadian Journalism Foundation (CJF) now welcomes submissions for its 2016 awards program. There is a range of awards, from recognition for journalistic achievements to opportunities for those early in their careers. The deadline for all awards is Feb. 19, 2016. “The CJF awards have […]

by ahnationtalk on January 18, 2016313 Views

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2015 Big Thinking Lecture: Canada’s Origin Story

The 2015 Big Thinking Lecture at the Annual General Meeting was hosted by the Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences and the University of Calgary. Here, Prof. Kathleen Mahoney, FRSC, Professor of Law at the University of Calgary and Legal Advisor at the Assembly of First Nations shared her suggestions to advance Reconciliation with […]

by ahnationtalk on January 18, 2016274 Views

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Water Poster And Multimedia Contest For Alberta First Nation Youth

TSAG is an organization created by the Chiefs of Alberta and is here to provide technical support and training to First Nations in the treaty 6, 7 & 8 regions. TSAG is a not-for-profit First Nations organization. Our purpose is to assist Alberta First Nations gain the proper tools and knowledge that will help to […]

by ahnationtalk on January 15, 2016297 Views

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First Peoples Child & Family Review Call For Papers: General Call For 11(1) 2016

The First Peoples Child & Family Review (FPCFR) is accepting submissions for volume 11, issue 1. This is a general call. Read More: http://journals.sfu.ca/fpcfr/index.php/FPCFR/announcement/view/5 NT5

by ahnationtalk on January 14, 2016257 Views

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Bow Valley College Delivers Presentation on Fentanyl Crisis in Calgary

Alberta Health Services Doctor will discuss opioids, risk of overdose, and harm reduction policies January 12, 2016 CALGARY — Dr. Nicholas Etches, Medical Officer of Health at Alberta Health Services, will deliver a presentation about the Fentanyl crisis in Calgary and available harm reduction strategies, at Bow Valley College on January 13, 2016. Calgary has seen […]

by ahnationtalk on January 12, 2016321 Views

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Dream weaver – Hogue connects history and heritage to new futures for Aboriginal learners

Dr. Michelle Hogue (MEd ’04) has been teaching at the University of Lethbridge for about 20 years. She is a professor, researcher, coordinator of the First Nations Transition Program at the U of L, a 2013 Alumni Honour Society inductee and winner of the 2012 CEA Pat Clifford Award for her work in improving attendance, […]

by ahnationtalk on January 12, 2016359 Views

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MOOC launched as a collaboration of Arctic universities

The University of Alberta,  in cooperation with the UiT – The Arctic University of Norway and the University of the Arctic (UArctic) network will launch a unique Arctic Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) this week. The course will give the students an introduction to climatic issues and environmental changes in the Arctic. The production is […]

by ahnationtalk on January 11, 2016314 Views

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