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Manitoba Human Rights Commission dedicates more resources to human rights education

February 24, 2017 Each of us must find our own way to end discrimination. For 35 years, human rights and the guarantee of equality for people living in Canada has been protected by our Constitution through the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. Here in Manitoba, for 30 years, The Human Rights Code has prohibited […]

by pmnationtalk on February 24, 20178 Views

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Zach Kunuk to screen Inuit Knowledge and Climate Change at UWinnipeg

WINNIPEG, MB — The University of Winnipeg’s office of Indigenous Affairs and the Prairie Climate Centre are pleased to host a free public screening of the film Qapirangajuq: Inuit Knowledge and Climate Change on March 6, at Eckhardt Gramatté Hall from 7:00 – 9:00 pm. The co-directors of the film, Zacharias Kunuk and Ian Mauro, […]

by ahnationtalk on February 22, 201711 Views

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New awards to honour Indigenous students – UM Today

February 22, 2017 — The Office of Indigenous Achievement has created new awards to celebrate the exceptional achievements and contributions of Indigenous students. Indigenous Student Awards of Excellence will be presented to three students who are going above and beyond to make the University of Manitoba an inclusive and supportive learning environment. “The U of […]

by ahnationtalk on February 22, 201713 Views

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Tories to make sweeping changes to school system – Reportca.net

February 22, 2017 The Manitoba public education system is about to look a lot different from the system the Tories inherited from the NDP. Education Minister Ian Wishart recently rolled out the first sign of the Pallister government’s austerity plan when he increased the province’s share of funding the $2.33-billion system by $13.1 million or […]

by ahnationtalk on February 22, 20178 Views

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Feds to allow twice as many indigenous students into work experience program – Myinforms.com

The Treasury Board of Canada announced on Monday it is doubling the number of indigenous post-secondary students accepted into the Public Service Commission’s federal student work experience program. There will be 60 summer jobs available this year, compared to last year’s 30 positions. All the positions are in Ottawa, but are open to students from […]

by ahnationtalk on February 21, 201711 Views

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Newcomers and Treaty Relations a panel discussion

With the current influx of new comers and refugees to the city, The University of Winnipeg presents a timely lecture entitled Newcomers and Treaty Relations on Monday, February 27, 2017 at 7:00 pm in Eckhardt Gramatté Hall featuring, Elizabeth Andrea, Christi Belcourt, and Isaac Murdoch. The panel will be moderated by CBC’s Nadia Kidwai. This […]

by ahnationtalk on February 17, 201712 Views

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Program training 40 First Nations people for careers in mining and environmental industries – Thompson Citizen

February 17, 2017 Up to 40 people from God’s Lake Narrows, Opaskwayak Cree Nation, Marcel Colomb Cree Nation and Mosakahiken Cree Nation will receive wilderness safety training through a partnership between the provincial government, Workplace Education Manitoba, University College of the North, the Northern Manitoba Mining Academy and First Nation Mining Economic Development Inc. The […]

by ahnationtalk on February 17, 20178 Views

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Province Invests $1.5 Million in Equipment for Skills Training in Manitoba Schools

February 16, 2017 Preparing Young People for Great Jobs Right Here at Home: Wishart BRANDON—New provincial investments in equipment for technical vocational and industrial arts programs will help prepare students for good jobs and help Manitoba businesses meet growing demand for skilled workers, Education and Training Minister Ian Wishart announced today at Crocus Plains Regional […]

by pmnationtalk on February 16, 201711 Views

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Louis Riel Day February 20 – Celebrating Métis student success

WINNIPEG, MB –An additional 74 University of Winnipeg students with Métis roots have received Louis Riel Bursaries for the academic year 2016-2017. Since 1999, the Manitoba Metis Federation and its education arm, the Louis Riel Institute, have been providing bursaries to Métis students attending UWinnipeg, amounting to just over $ 3.8 million. This is possible […]

by ahnationtalk on February 16, 201717 Views

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Canada and Manitoba Invest to Modernize Science Labs at University College of the North

February 15, 2017 THE PAS—Premier Brian Pallister, the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, and Sandra Muilenburg, Vice President of Finance and Resources​​​​of University College of the North (UCN), announced $1 million in joint federal-provincial funding for the renovation of science labs at UCN. Funding for the project will enable UCN […]

by pmnationtalk on February 16, 201716 Views

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