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Announcement – Faculty of Native Studies

I am writing to advise that Dr. Brendan Hokowhitu has resigned his position as Dean of the Faculty of Native Studies, effective January 4, 2016, to become the Dean of Te Pua Wānanga ki te Ao, the School of Māori and Pacific Development at the University of Waikato in Hamilton, New Zealand. Dr. Hokowhitu joined […]

by ahnationtalk on August 12, 2015392 Views

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Advisory: Contacts for University of Calgary federal election experts

CALGARY, AB–( August 05, 2015) – We have compiled a list of experts at the University of Calgary available to comment on the federal election. Most of these experts are best reached through email but some have listed phone numbers as well. This may be updated as required. If you are unsure who to contact […]

by ahnationtalk on August 6, 2015537 Views

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Coded Territories shortlisted for the Alberta Book of the Year Award!

imagineNATIVE’s first book, Coded Territories: Tracing Indigenous Pathways in New Media Art has been shortlisted for the Alberta Book of the Year Award! Created in partnership with Ryerson Image Centre, Coded Territories is an anthology of essays written by leading Canadian Indigenous new media artists. The book was launched at the Festival last year and […]

by ahnationtalk on July 24, 2015300 Views

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Siksika Education Adopts New Model of Excellence

First Nation Implements Performance System — Saves Tens of Thousands of Dollars in First 90 Days Siksika Nation, AB – July 17, 2015 – The Siksika Board of Education (SBE), which oversees primary and secondary schooling in the Siksika Nation in Alberta, today announced the results of a new Human Performance Management (HPM) system they […]

by ahnationtalk on July 17, 2015412 Views

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Call for nominations! PH Bryce Award for Children and Youth

Nominations for health professionals who courageously advocate for the safety, health or well- being of Inuit, Métis and First Nations children and youth will be accepted until October 16, 2015. Download the Award summary, criteria, and nomination form below. The PH Bryce Award for Children and Youth is given every two years to recognize young […]

by ahnationtalk on July 15, 2015336 Views

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FNMI Centre’s first director links academics and traditional knowledge

Dr. Martha Many Grey Horses has come full circle with her appointment as director of the University of Lethbridge’s First Nations, Métis and Inuit Centre. Originally from the Kainai First Nation, Many Grey Horses lived, studied and worked in the United States for many years before returning to Canada and more recently to southern Alberta. […]

by ahnationtalk on July 10, 2015420 Views

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Ministers of Education Host Pan-Canadian Aboriginal Educators’ Symposium

Yellowknife, July 2, 2015 – Provincial and territorial ministers of education were in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, this week for the first-ever pan-Canadian Aboriginal Educators’ Symposium as well as the annual meeting of their intergovernmental organization, the Council of Ministers of Education, Canada (CMEC). CMEC Aboriginal Educators’ Symposium The CMEC Aboriginal Educators’ Symposium was an unprecedented […]

by ahnationtalk on July 2, 2015403 Views

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2015 ArcticNet Photo Contest

ArcticNet announces the launch of its 2015 Photo Contest. Deadline for submitting photos: 30 October 2015. Over the last few years, ArcticNet has been gathering photographs of Arctic scenery, people, flora, fauna and fieldwork captured as part of a variety of ArcticNet related activities in Canada and beyond. Many Arctic researchers and their collaborators are […]

by ahnationtalk on July 2, 2015372 Views

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Government of Canada Supports Skills Development and Training for Aboriginal Peoples in Northern Alberta

June 25, 2015 – Fort McMurray, Alberta – Western Economic Diversification Canada Today, the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announced an investment of $1.5 million to assist Keyano College in the delivery of a Heavy Equipment Operator (HEO) training program in Northern Alberta. The Government of Canada’s funding, through Western […]

by ahnationtalk on June 26, 2015837 Views

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Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Announce Support for Aboriginal Training and Skills Development in Northern Alberta

Fort McMurray, Alberta, June 24, 2015 – Members of the media are invited to attend an important announcement with the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, in support of training and skills development for Aboriginal students in Northern Alberta. Date: Thursday, June 25, 2015 Time: 3:00 p.m. MDT Location: Keyano College Suncor Energy […]

by ahnationtalk on June 25, 2015453 Views

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