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Sask. artifact rules violate international law, says professor – CBC

Artifacts dating back as far as 10,000 years were recently found in RM of Winslow Jun 07, 2019 The failure to notify First Nations of a rare artifact discovery in central Saskatchewan violates international law, says an academic. The bigger problem is the province’s outdated legislation, says Roger Petry, coordinator of the United Nations-affiliated Regional […]

by ahnationtalk on June 7, 201936 Views

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Teacher and students from Cumberland House get children’s book published – northeastNOW

Nearly three years of research from a Cumberland House teacher has paid off with a published educational children’s book. Muskrats and Fire, written by Renee Carriere and illustrated by her daughter Michela and her students at Charlebois Community School, takes a look at why the muskrats in the Cumberland House area are gone and how […]

by ahnationtalk on June 5, 201935 Views

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Sask. Polytech to offer free Indigenous Studies course – larongeNOW

Jun 04, 2019 Saskatchewan Polytechnic is hoping to create a deeper understanding of Indigenous nations through a free online course. The Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) will focus on culture and history, particularly as it relates to Saskatchewan and examines the theme of reconciliation in Canada. Students will learn about the colonization of Indigenous peoples, […]

by ahnationtalk on June 5, 201933 Views

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Saskatchewan Polytechnic creates free online Indigenous Studies course

Sask Polytech’s second Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) focuses on Indigenous culture and history, particularly as it relates to Saskatchewan and examines the theme of reconciliation in Canada June 3, 2019 – Situated on Treaty 4 and Treaty 6 territories, and Homeland of the Métis people, Saskatchewan Polytechnic is committed to the renewal of relationships […]

by ahnationtalk on June 4, 201939 Views

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GDI: Open Call for Métis Authors and Artists!

May 28, 2019 Gabriel Dumont Institute (GDI) Press is looking to promote emerging Métis authors and visual artists, and are providing an opportunity to submit manuscripts and visual art portfolios. GDI Press promotes the work of Métis artists, illustrators, and authors by publishing children’s books, publications, and projects relating to Métis history and culture. We […]

by ahnationtalk on May 30, 201951 Views

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Celebrating the University of Regina’s 45th Spring Convocation

May 27, 2019 On June 5, 6, and 7, the University of Regina will celebrate its 45th annual Spring Convocation. As graduating students walk across the stage to receive degrees, diplomas and certificates, they will officially be welcomed into the University’s family of 75,000 alumni. The ceremonies, being held at the Conexus Arts Centre, will […]

by ahnationtalk on May 29, 201953 Views

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Saskatchewan Polytechnic raises rainbow flag for 2SLGBTQ+ community at all campuses for PRIDE

PRIDE events take place in each of our home communities each spring May 27, 2019 – This May and June, the rainbow pride flag will be seen at our four main campuses to recognize Pride Week and to show Saskatchewan Polytechnic’s support for our 2SLGBTQ+ students, employee, their allies and communities. “Respect is a core […]

by ahnationtalk on May 27, 201955 Views

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Students to get a chance to help set educational policy – paNOW

May 16, 2019 A group of teenagers in the province is going to get a chance to help influence the future of education in Saskatchewan. The provincial government announced Thursday that it will soon be seeking applications for the first youth council on education. Its first meeting is planned for the fall. “We want to […]

by ahnationtalk on May 17, 201983 Views

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U of R Student receives Vanier Scholarship to Explore the Media’s Role in Reconciliation in Canada

May 16, 2019 Merelda Fiddler-Potter, a University of Regina doctoral student in the Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy (JSGS), has been awarded a prestigious Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship valued at $150,000 over three years. “As a university community, we are committed to facing the difficult truths of our colonial past in order to […]

by ahnationtalk on May 16, 201981 Views

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University of Regina awarded $384,000 federal grant to develop mainstreaming strategy for equity, diversity and inclusion

May 9, 2019 The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport today announced an Institutional Capacity-Building Grant of $384,000 for the University of Regina to further its commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI). The grant supports the federal government’s commitment to tackling challenges encountered by under-represented groups in Canadian research institutions. “This truly […]

by ahnationtalk on May 10, 201996 Views

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