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Awareness is the first step – The Projector

April 3, 2017 Robertson, illustrator Gregory Chomichuk, and musician Iskwé (Marcia Ostashewski) hosted the launch for their new graphic novel, Will I See?, at The Good Will Social Club. The graphic novel was inspired by Iskwé’s song “Will I See” that’s about missing and murdered Indigenous women. “She wanted to make a music video for […]

by ahnationtalk on April 3, 201720 Views

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Pre-Conference Courses: Exclusive Opportunity for Vision Quest Delegates! – Vision Quest Conference & Trade Show

March 28, 2017 Vision Quest Conference & Trade Show delegates have an exclusive opportunity to register for one of two Pre-Conference Courses, running concurrently on Tuesday May 16 from 10:00am to 6:00pm. Delegates can choose from one of the following two courses: From Vision to Reality: How to Start a Successful Business Lindsay Dandeneau and […]

by ahnationtalk on March 31, 201732 Views

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May lectures feature extraordinary speakers – UWinnipeg

March 29, 2017 EDWARD SNOWDEN, VANDANA SHIVA, ANGELA DAVIS – May lectures bring thought-provoking ideas to campus as UWinnipeg celebrates 50th anniversary WINNIPEG, MB –Two extraordinary individuals will deliver the Spring 2017 Axworthy Distinguished Lectures on Social Justice and the Public Good — former US intelligence officer and whistleblower, Edward Snowden, (May 9 via webcast) […]

by pmnationtalk on March 30, 201724 Views

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Prime Minister announces support for high-quality, affordable child care across the country

March 29, 2017 Canadians deserve the opportunity to raise their families the way they want, but far too many do not have access to the high-quality, affordable child care they need. With increased support for early learning and child care, more Canadian parents can pursue new opportunities to work and learn, and build a better […]

by pmnationtalk on March 29, 201724 Views

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A by the numbers look at government spending on child care in Canada – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Mar 29, 2017 16:09 OTTAWA _ The Liberals have promised to spend $7.5 billion over a decade on child care to fund spaces in provinces and territories, as well as indigenous child care on and off-reserve. Here are some numbers in the pledge and how the funding stacks up: $500 million: Federal money pledged […]

by pmnationtalk on March 29, 201727 Views

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Queen Elizabeth Scholars funding supports advanced research opportunities

WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg is excited to announce that the Queen Elizabeth Scholar – Advanced Scholars program has awarded UWinnipeg $390,721 to expand our international internship programs for post-doctoral fellows and early-career researchers that build on existing research and teaching collaborations among our faculty. This new program will see the University of […]

by ahnationtalk on March 28, 201729 Views

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NSI IndigiDocs 2017 students talk about boot camp training

Our NSI IndigiDocs (formerly NSI Aboriginal Documentary) students recently began the course with an intensive two-week boot camp in Winnipeg. Students work on their projects for 10 months following boot camp and deliver a 10-minute documentary in about a year’s time. Completed short documentaries from the course air nationally on APTN as a one-hour special […]

by ahnationtalk on March 28, 201726 Views

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From the streets of Toronto to a business degree: How one Indigenous woman defied the odds – CBC

Ashley Richard to graduate at the beginning of April from the University of Manitoba March 27, 2017 At 16, Ashley Richard was homeless and living on the streets of Toronto. A conflict with her mom forced her to move out on her own carrying only a garbage bag full of clothes. During the next couple […]

by ahnationtalk on March 28, 201722 Views

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Spring Break Camp a fun week for inner-city children

March 27, 2017 Generous donors make free day camp possible A community day camp for up to 20 children and youth will provide fun learning experiences at UWinnipeg’s Wii Chiiwaakanak Learning Centre throughout spring break next week.  Activities include lessons in robotics, working with snap circuits (electronics), science experiments, arts and crafts, Anishinaabe language classes […]

by pmnationtalk on March 27, 201731 Views

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Three First Nations students off to National Spelling Bee – MBC

27 March 2017 Three students from First Nation community schools in Saskatchewan will be heading to the National Spelling Bee in Toronto in May after Friday’s Provincial First Nation Spelling Bee in Saskatoon. McKenna Fineblanket of Bishop Roborecki School in Saskatoon won in the primary division. Noah Merasty from Gateway Elementary in Meadow Lake took […]

by ahnationtalk on March 27, 201720 Views

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