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SK Government: Summer Literacy Camps Teach a Life-Long Love of Reading in Students

July 24, 2018 Summer literacy camps are well underway for more than 1,200 students across the province.  These camps encourage students to continue reading over the summer months while having fun and interactive learning experiences. “These camps instill a life-long love of reading in children with a focus on First Nations and Métis students,” Deputy […]

by pmnationtalk on July 24, 201825 Views

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Meet one of the Department of Visual Arts Summer Resident Artists – U of Regina

July 23, 2018 It’s been an exciting time for artist Madhu Kumar since earning her Bachelor of Fine Arts with Great Distinction in June 2017. First, Professor David Garneau asked Kumar to be one of the student assistants on his Tawatina Bridge public art commission. She continues to work on the two-year project that will […]

by ahnationtalk on July 24, 201820 Views

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The new Dean of Education returns to Saskatchewan – U Regina

July 23, 2018 The new Dean of the Faculty of Education, Dr. Jerome Cranston, felt the U of R was the place to be as soon as he came for the interview. “I got a feel for the campus and Faculty of Education, and experienced first-hand the overt commitments to anti-oppressive education, and the openness […]

by ahnationtalk on July 23, 201813 Views

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Four U of S students awarded prestigious Vanier Scholarships

SASKATOON — 2018 Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships have been awarded to four top University of Saskatchewan (U of S) PhD students working in health, water and feral horse conservation research. Jul 19, 2018 “It is a great achievement for these four exceptional students to be chosen as Vanier Scholars,” said Karen Chad, U of S […]

by ahnationtalk on July 19, 201816 Views

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Canada’s Premiers Announce 2018 Literacy Award Recipients

Each Award recipient receives a certificate, signed by the Premier of their province or territory, as well as a Council of the Federation Literacy Award medallion. The Council of the Federation comprises all 13 provincial and territorial Premiers. It enables Premiers to work collaboratively, form closer ties, foster constructive relationships among governments, and show leadership […]

by ahnationtalk on July 18, 201820 Views

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Saskatchewan Polytechnic’s Wellness Steering Committee

July 13, 2018 – This May, Saskatchewan Polytechnic announced the creation of a new Wellness Strategy. Wellness is vital to student success and healthy workplaces. That’s why Sask Polytech is shifting our current approach and resources to promote wellness across our campuses. On June 25 and July 5, a group of representatives from students, faculty and […]

by ahnationtalk on July 13, 201824 Views

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Mind Over Metal welding camp at Sask Polytech set to spark change

The CWB Welding Foundation summer camp offers unique experience for girls July 12, 2018 –The Saskatchewan Polytechnic Women in Trades and Technology (WITT) program has partnered with the Canadian Welding Bureau (CWB) Welding Foundation to host a Mind Over Metal welding summer camp for girls in grades 9-12. The week-long camp is being hosted at […]

by ahnationtalk on July 12, 201819 Views

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Media Advisory: U of S signs MOU in Kahkewistahaw First Nation for Indian Teacher Education Program

New Agreement between U of S College of Education, ITEP and Kahkewistahaw First Nation. Jul 11, 2018 SASKATOON – On Friday, July 13, the University of Saskatchewan’s (U of S) College of Education, Indian Teacher Education Program (ITEP) and Kahkewistahaw First Nation will sign a MOU at the Kahkewistahaw Powwow celebrations. With this new agreement, […]

by pmnationtalk on July 12, 201822 Views

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U of Saskatchewan: Aboriginal Students’ Centre New Student Welcome

What to expect The ASC New Student Welcome is a free program for new Métis, First Nations and Inuit students. It’s a great way to get familiar with campus and meet new people before classes start in September. It begins in the morning on Thursday, August 30 and ends in the afternoon of Friday, August […]

by pmnationtalk on July 9, 201825 Views

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Indigenous cancer care, MS among U of S research projects awarded $2 million

Complicated, foreign and often inhospitable. This is how an Indigenous patient once described Saskatchewan’s complex cancer care system to University of Saskatchewan researcher Dr. Gary Groot. Jul 4, 2018 That conversation convinced Groot that more needs to be done to support Indigenous cancer patients in the province, who continue to encounter systemic and racial barriers […]

by pmnationtalk on July 4, 201868 Views

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