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Minister Glover announces the launch of the Canada Apprentice Loan in Manitoba to help apprentices complete their training

January 8, 2015 – Winnipeg, Manitoba – Employment and Social Development Canada The Honourable Shelly Glover, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages, on behalf of the Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development, today while on a tour of Red River College announced the launch of the new Canada Apprentice Loan, an […]

by pmnationtalk on January 9, 2015228 Views

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Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs Grand Chief Derek Nepinak Filing Legal Action & Demanding Termination of Employment for Racist Remarks From Winnipeg High School Teacher

The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs (AMC) Grand Chief Derek Nepinak is calling on the Winnipeg School Division to protect children in their schools and is demanding the immediate termination of Brad Badiuk, a Winnipeg high school teacher who has allegedly made prejudicial and harmful comments about Aboriginal peoples and Grand Chief Nepinak and his family […]

by pmnationtalk on December 18, 2014248 Views

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The Government of Canada helps youth in Winnipeg get jobs

December 18, 2014– Winnipeg, Manitoba – Manitoba Employment and Employment and Social Development Canada The Governments of Canada and Manitoba are joining efforts to help youth in Winnipeg develop the skills and experience they need to find jobs. The announcement was made today by Lawrence Toet, Member of Parliament for Elmwood–Transcona, on behalf of the […]

by pmnationtalk on December 18, 2014188 Views

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Provincial Program Helping Employment and Income Assistance Recipient Overcome Barriers to Employment, Find Good Jobs

December 18, 2014 Two Hundred Individuals Participating in Work Experience Pilot Projects in Winnipeg, Northern Manitoba: Minister Chief A total of 200 employment and income assistance recipients are participating in the Manitoba Works! Co-operative Work Experience pilot program, where they are receiving training and other supports that will help them find good jobs and continue […]

by pmnationtalk on December 18, 2014172 Views

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New charitable status will allow Experimental Lakes Area to realize full fundraising potential

WINNIPEG—17 December 2014—The International Institute for Sustainable Development-Experimental Lakes Area (IISD-ELA) is pleased to announce that it has now been granted full charitable status from the Canada Revenue Agency. This is a crucial step in allowing the world-class freshwater research facility to reach its full fundraising potential and to realize its research, educational and operational […]

by pmnationtalk on December 17, 2014177 Views

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Marsha Hanen Global Dialogue and Ethics Program Awards For Fall 2014

Dec 16, 2014 The Marsha Hanen Global Dialogue and Ethics Program was established in 2007 through a generous donation Dr. Marsha Hanen, former President of The University of Winnipeg. Dr. Hanen’s gift supports faculty projects involving interdisciplinary research and dialogue. From the applications received in 2014, the Selection Committee has awarded the following grants: Caring […]

by pmnationtalk on December 17, 2014189 Views

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Students announced for NSI Aboriginal Documentary training course

The National Screen Institute – Canada (NSI) is pleased to announce the teams selected for the 2015 NSI Aboriginal Documentary course. The course, now in its third year, provides Aboriginal director and producer teams with training, mentorship and cash towards the production of a short documentary. Students also travel to Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival in Toronto and their short films […]

by pmnationtalk on December 15, 2014212 Views

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New Bursary Awarded to Aboriginal Students

December 12, 2014 BRANDON, MB – Two Brandon University (BU) students are the first recipients of a new bursary to be awarded each year to post-secondary students of Aboriginal descent. Kyla Smith, a second year Native Studies student, and Jacqueline Sinclair, in her final year of a Creative Arts degree, were presented with the Inter-provincial […]

by pmnationtalk on December 15, 2014278 Views

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UCN Celebrates Women Enrolled in Trades

It wasn’t all that long ago you would and could hear phrases like “women belong at home” or  “women belong in the kitchen”. It sure isn’t the case anymore. University College of the North (UCN) is seeing more and more women enroll within its Faculty of Trades and Technology. And for good reason—the opportunity to […]

by pmnationtalk on December 12, 2014205 Views

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Outstanding UWinnipeg Indigenous students win academic awards

The University of Winnipeg congratulates 31 Indigenous students who have earned the Business Council of Manitoba Academic Awards for 2014-2015. The award honours students based on leadership, motivation and a commitment to learning. “The Business Council of Manitoba awards confirm that we are attracting incredibly talented and dedicated Indigenous scholars, who are applying themselves across […]

by pmnationtalk on December 12, 2014301 Views

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