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Gabriel Dumont Institute Training and Employment Inc. is presently accepting proposals Re: GED/Apprenticeship Preparation

Jan 2, 2015 Posted in: Uncategorized Gabriel Dumont Institute Training and Employment Inc. is presently accepting proposals and applications for funding from organizations interested in receiving financial assistance for the delivery of the following potential Métis-specific training programs in various locations across Saskatchewan: GED/Apprenticeship Preparation Heavy Equipment Truck and Transport Mechanic Practical Nursing Medical Device […]

by pmnationtalk on January 9, 2015472 Views

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Witness Blanket – Historic Monument to Residential School Survivors

The Witness Blanket is a large scale, wood based, art installation incorporating over 800 items connected to residential school experiences in Saskatchewan and across Canada. Each item tells a story reflecting the painful legacy of the residential school system. By bearing witness to this tragic past, the artist is hopeful that we will all gain […]

by pmnationtalk on January 9, 2015595 Views

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Film Studies student to debut work at Toronto film festival

January 7, 2015 University of Regina film student Candy Fox is about to make her debut at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). Fox is a fourth year film student who wrote, produced, and edited the short film “Backroads”. It was chosen by TIFF as one of the top student films in Canada. “I was […]

by pmnationtalk on January 8, 2015518 Views

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Sallows Fry Conference, May 2015 – A Canadian Crisis: The Criminalization & Imprisonment of Indigenous Women & Those with Disabling Mental Health Issues

Please click on the link for more information about the conference: Sallows Fry Conference May 2015 College of Law U of S We are having a call for presentations, which are due by Friday, February 27th. Detailed information is in the link above. NT4

by pmnationtalk on January 8, 2015446 Views

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Prof. Jack Mintz releases major report highly critical of Saskatchewan and New Brunswick Potash royalty regimes

REGINA, Jan. 7, 2015- Saskatchewan, and by extension, Canada — is the largest producer of potash in the world, accounting for over 30 per cent of global production. Perhaps the good fortune of having an abundance of such a valuable natural resource has engendered an approach whereby tax policy has not been considered a top priority. […]

by pmnationtalk on January 7, 2015549 Views

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Fund Board of Directors – Call For Resumes

December 23, 2014 The Clarence Campeau Development Fund (CCDF) which provides equity assistance to Métis owned business in Saskatchewan is looking for interested individuals to submit resumes for consideration for appointment to their Board of Directors. The term length is for three years and appointees will receive an honorarium and expenses for attendance and participation. […]

by pmnationtalk on January 6, 2015528 Views

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Parkland College signs Indigenous Education Protocol

December 15th, 2014 Yorkton, SK – Parkland College signed on Monday the Indigenous Education Protocol for Colleges and Institutes. It is a new initiative created by Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) to support colleges in their commitment to the education of First Nations, Inuit, and Métis students. The Indigenous Education Protocol outlines how colleges can […]

by pmnationtalk on December 15, 2014456 Views

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Supporting Michif Language-Learning Tools for Children

Government of Canada provides funding to the Gabriel Dumont Institute of Native Studies and Applied Research December 15, 2014 – Saskatoon – Department of Canadian Heritage The Government of Canada is providing $59,700 in funding to the Gabriel Dumont Institute of Native Studies and Applied Research to translate 27 books of its early reading program […]

by pmnationtalk on December 15, 2014531 Views

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Support of Saskatchewan Youth Apprenticeship Industry Scholarship

December 15, 2014 Saskatchewan youth are motivated to enter into the skilled trades due to the many rewarding career options available to them and can be supported by scholarships made possible by donations from industry and matching support from the Government of Saskatchewan. Between April of 2013 and June of 2014, eight industry organizations donated […]

by pmnationtalk on December 15, 2014609 Views

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U of S professor launches new, open online course on Circumpolar Innovation

December 8, 2014 A new open online course offered by the U of S looks to answer how innovation and technology can improve life for people in the North. This February, Ken Coates, director of the International Centre for Northern Governance and Development (ICNGD), will teach Circumpolar Innovationa truly open online course (TOOC) that anybody, […]

by pmnationtalk on December 9, 2014557 Views

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