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Op-ed: The trial over Colten Boushie’s death re-exposed wounds. Could Indigenous peoples having their own criminal justice systems be the answer? – UM Today

FEBRUARY 15, 2018 —  Faculty of Law professor David Milward wrote the following op-ed for Maclean’s magazine. It was originally published Feb. 14, 2018. Milward is the author of the award-winning book, Aboriginal Justice and the Charter, as well as numerous other publications in the field of Indigenous justice, Indigenous rights and the law of evidence. There is outrage in Indigenous […]

by pmnationtalk on February 16, 20186 Views

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Louis Riel Day: Celebrating Métis inclusion on campus – UM Today

February 13, 2018 — Louis Riel is a Métis hero, founding father of Manitoba, and leader who fought to protect his people. In his honour, Louis Riel Day celebrates the history, resiliency and re-emergence of the Métis whom he defended. Louis Riel Day is officially celebrated in Manitoba on Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, as a […]

by ahnationtalk on February 15, 20186 Views

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Joint Statement on the Stanley Trial Verdict – University of Alberta

From: Faculty of Native Studies, University of Alberta Department of Indigenous Studies, University of Saskatchewan Department of Native Studies, University of Manitoba February 11, 2018 Like most people, when we heard the not guilty verdict in the Stanley trial, we struggled and continue to struggle to understand how it could have been reached. However, though […]

by pmnationtalk on February 14, 20189 Views

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MFNERC: Graduate Program Opportunity for MB First Nations

MFNERC is seeking applications from Manitoba First Nations citizens for the Speech Language Pathology (SLP) training program in partnership with Minot State University (MSU). Those accepted in this program will be expected to deliver services to the Manitoba First Nations schools affiliated with MFNERC. The applicants chosen must be willing to relocate to Minot, North Dakota and successfully complete the […]

by pmnationtalk on February 7, 201815 Views

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Next Week: Ojibwe Elder & Youth Culture Camp – MFNERC

Elders, youth and Ojibwe community members will gather to share traditional land-based knowledge and other cultural indoor and outdoor activities Feb. 14-16. This event will be held at Tommy’s Point, Peguis Education & Cultural Camp, Peguis, MB. Activities will include: – Language teaching – Fishing – Trap Setting – Indigenous Games – Nightly Storytelling – Smudging – […]

by pmnationtalk on February 7, 201819 Views

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Minister Bibeau announces Canadian organizations selected for International Indigenous and Youth Internship programs

Internships abroad are a great way for Canadian youth to gain professional experience and boost their skills and knowledge. They help to prepare youth for future employment and become truly engaged global citizens. As we mark International Development Week (IDW), the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, today announced the names of […]

by pmnationtalk on February 5, 201818 Views

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Fine Arts students, BU Theatre Club collaborate for exhibition on mental health

February 1, 2018 BRANDON – Members of the Brandon University (BU) Department of Visual and Aboriginal Art and the BU Theatre Club are teaming up to launch a new exhibition at the Glen P. Sutherland Gallery of Fine Art. Coinciding with Brandon University Students’ Union (BUSU) Mental Health Week, the exhibition is titled “Drawing the […]

by pmnationtalk on February 2, 201823 Views

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Reconciliation through Recognition lecture postponed – UM Today

Phil Fontaine and Kathleen Mahoney are starting a movement to have Indigenous peoples officially recognized as founders of Canada January 31, 2018 — Update: This article originally referenced a lecture. Due to unavoidable circumstances, the lecture has been postponed and new date will be announced at a later time. Sorry for the inconvenience. Three groups […]

by ahnationtalk on February 2, 201816 Views

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Supporting Métis research and students – U of Winnipeg

January 31, 2018 The University of Winnipeg and the Manitoba Metis Federation (MMF) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding that brings an additional $600,000 to campus to support Métis scholarship at UWinnipeg over the next decade. Dr. Annette Trimbee, President and Vice-Chancellor, UWinnipeg and Dr. David Chartrand, President, MMF, say the new initiative builds on a strong […]

by pmnationtalk on February 2, 201814 Views

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Manitoba Metis Federation and University of Winnipeg Sign Memorandum of Understanding to Support Métis Research and Students

January 31, 2018 Winnipeg, MB – Today the Manitoba Metis Federation and The University of Winnipeg signed a Memorandum of Understanding which brings an additional $600,000 to the University to support Métis scholarship over the next decade. Dr. Annette Trimbee, President and Vice-Chancellor, UWinnipeg and Dr. David Chartrand, President, MMF, say the new initiative builds […]

by ahnationtalk on January 31, 201823 Views

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