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Lethbridge College: Grad Plain Eagle to speak as part of Women in Entrepreneurship Week

Journalist and Lethbridge College alumni Tawnya Plain Eagle has built a career elevating the voices of southern Alberta’s Blackfoot community. She will discuss her innovative approach to media as part of Alberta’s Women in Entrepreneurship Week Speaker Series at noon on Wednesday, Oct. 20, hosted by Lethbridge College’s AgENT program. Plain Eagle’s session, which will […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 202124 Views

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Inaugural recipients of Provost’s Postdoctoral Awards for Indigenous and Black Scholars announced – U Calgary News

Research spans Blood Tribe residential school experiences, STEM learning, sexual and gender-based violence, and African Canadian literary and filmmaking studies The University of Calgary is pleased to announce the recipients of the inaugural Provost’s Postdoctoral Awards for Indigenous and Black Scholars. This pathbreaking new program is part of UCalgary’s foundational commitment to inclusive excellence and […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 2021110 Views

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Business Training with Goodfish Lake Business Corporation a Success

October 14, 2021 In the Summer of 2021 Portage College offered 6 workshops over 6 weeks to provide business training to the Goodfish Lake Business Corporation (GFLBC) located on Whitefish Lake First Nation #128. Training was tailored by Portage College Business faculty to focus on key objectives and goals for the group and to include […]

by ahnationtalk on October 14, 2021107 Views

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Med school commits to further advance reconciliation and healing with Indigenous Peoples – UCalgary News

Driven by a commitment to create change, the Cumming School of Medicine’s Indigenous, Local and Global Health (ILGH) Office is seeking to provide funding, resource and infrastructure support for projects that further reconciliation and healing with Indigenous Peoples. A virtual information session aiming to catalyze interest in the reconciliation and healing initiative, known as Indigenous […]

by ahnationtalk on October 13, 202126 Views

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Indigenous murals unveiled at Red Deer School – CFWE

October 12th, 2021 “We honour our students monthly through our BGR8! awards for demonstrating one of these sacred teachings (Honesty, Truth, Love, Respect, Wisdom, Humility, and Courage) in their words and actions,” Two new Indigenous murals which will guide students in living their lives were unveiled at St. Gregory the Great School last month. The […]

by ahnationtalk on October 12, 202132 Views

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New Indigenous garden in Calgary brings ‘great wealth of knowledge’ – Global News

Health and healing are front and centre in a new Indigenous project on a Calgary university campus. As Gil Tucker shows us, elders are hoping their traditional medicine will help bring relief for some modern ailments. Read More: https://globalnews.ca/video/8252369/new-indigenous-garden-in-calgary-brings-great-wealth-of-knowledge

by ahnationtalk on October 8, 202136 Views

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Dr. Leroy Little Bear announced as adjunct professor for Dhillon School of Business

The Dhillon School of Business (DSB) at the University of Lethbridge is honoured to announce renowned international scholar and leader Dr. Leroy Little Bear (BA ’72, DASc ’04) as its newest adjunct professor. Little Bear is currently the University’s Niitsitapi Scholar, acts as senior advisor to University President & Vice-Chancellor Dr. Mike Mahon and teaches […]

by ahnationtalk on October 6, 202135 Views

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St. Albert students celebrate Day for Truth and Reconciliation – St. Albert Today

Week of action highlights Indigenous culture St. Albert and Sturgeon County students marked Canada’s day for truth and reconciliation with a week’s worth of lessons on this nation’s history with First Nations, Métis, and Inuit peoples. St. Albert Public, Greater St. Albert Catholic, and Conseil scholaire Centre-Nord schools close Sept. 30 to mark Canada’s inaugural National […]

by ahnationtalk on October 1, 202124 Views

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National Day for Truth and Reconciliation at Portage College 2021

Portage College is committed to reconciliation and has chosen to observe National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on Thursday, September 30. To give students, staff and faculty the opportunity to learn more about the history and ongoing consequences of residential schools, classes have been cancelled and employees will receive the day off work. On June 3, 2021, […]

by ahnationtalk on September 28, 202196 Views

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EPSB: Division to recognize National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on September 29

In June, the Government of Canada passed legislation declaring September 30 as the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. This day provides Canadians an opportunity to reflect and learn the truth of residential schools, as well as to honour the survivors and children who died. As Division schools and buildings will be closed on September 30, […]

by ahnationtalk on September 28, 202141 Views

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