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Colourful culture

Jun 19 2015 Fine Art student paints tipi for Aboriginal Education Centre Fine Art student Cassandra Cochrane was thrilled when the Aboriginal Education Centre asked her to accept a commission to paint its tipi, currently located outside the centre on the south side of Building 7. This was her first tipi painting project—Cassandra’s preferred medium […]

by ahnationtalk on June 23, 2015400 Views

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The School of Public Policy and CIRANO Launch Ambitious Research Effort to Gauge Feasibility of a “Northern Corridor” – Multi-Purpose Northern Right-of-Way for Resource Exports

For Immediate Release June 18th, 2015 The School of Public Policy and CIRANO are pleased to announce that they are undertaking a major research project designed to gauge the feasibility of a “Northern Corridor” – a game-changing multi-use right-of-way that could meet Canada’s pressing need for resource transportation routes across Canada and to ports on […]

by ahnationtalk on June 18, 2015465 Views

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The CBE plans for future student growth

Jun. 17, 2015 The 10-Year System Student Accommodation and Facilities Strategy (2015-2024) is a guide to how the Calgary Board of Education (CBE) will address both current and anticipated future student accommodation and facility needs. The strategy was presented to and accepted by the Board of Trustees at the June 16, 2015 meeting. Ongoing Need […]

by ahnationtalk on June 18, 2015494 Views

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University of Calgary honorary degree and OTUC recipients announced

Honorary degree and OTUC recipients announced for June convocation A message to the campus community from the president and chancellor We are pleased to announce our honorary degree (HD) and Order of the University of Calgary (OTUC) recipients for the June convocation ceremonies for the Cumming School of Medicine, Haskayne School of Business, Schulich School […]

by ahnationtalk on June 5, 2015464 Views

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Canadian Youth Leadership Program – Recruitment is open!

May 29, 2015 The Canadian Youth Leadership Program is offered by the Rupertsland Institute in collaboration with Katimavik. We are happy to continue this program in fall 2015. Recruitment is currently open! Are you Métis youth, between 18-30? Do you seek a greater connection to you community? Through volunteering you will learn to lead and […]

by pmnationtalk on June 1, 2015405 Views

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Cross Child is first to graduate from the BFA in Native American Art program

As the first graduate of the Bachelor of Fine Arts – Native American Art program, Joel Cross Child has sculpted a promising future, one she hopes will inspire First Nations youths toward post-secondary education. As the youngest of four children, Joel knew she would follow in the footsteps of her mother, Delia, and her three […]

by ahnationtalk on May 29, 2015489 Views

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CBE Traditional Pow-wow: Honouring our past, united in our future

May. 25, 2015 The CBE hosted a Traditional Pow-wow at Crescent Heights High School on May 14. Run in conjunction with Crescent Heights High School’s 100th Centennial Celebration, the Traditional Pow-wow showcased and honoured Aboriginal culture within the CBE and the greater Calgary community. Pow-wows mark a time in Aboriginal culture of celebration, healing, and […]

by ahnationtalk on May 25, 2015349 Views

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Alberta Aboriginal Construction Career Centre celebrates early successes at May open house

May 22, 2015 The Alberta Aboriginal Construction Career Centre (AACCC) at NorQuest College held an open house on Wednesday, May 20. The pilot program, launched in March at both NorQuest and Calgary’s Bow Valley College, is barely two months old but already has much to celebrate. The Alberta Aboriginal Construction Careers Centre (AACCC) at NorQuest […]

by ahnationtalk on May 25, 2015334 Views

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Saint Mary’s Releases President’s Task Force Report on Aboriginal Students

21 May, 2015 Saint Mary’s University published the President’s Task Force Report on Aboriginal Students today. “Last year, I called for the creation of the Aboriginal Students Task Force and commissioned this report to advance support for Aboriginal students at Saint Mary’s,” said Saint Mary’s University President Dr. Colin Dodds “In our efforts to support […]

by ahnationtalk on May 21, 2015330 Views

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APECS Canada-ASA Mentor Award 2015 – Call for Nominations

May 19, 2015 The APECS Canada – ASA Mentor Award is seeking nominations for 2015! APECS Canada and the ArcticNet Student Association (ASA) recognize and honor the efforts of their mentors within the polar science community of Canada. This award has been created to acknowledge the time and energy that mentors dedicate to early career […]

by ahnationtalk on May 20, 2015580 Views

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