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Longtime Leaders in Educational Excellence Recognized at Annual General Meeting

EDMONTON, July 12, 2018 – The Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF) is pleased to honour the careers and contributions of five outstanding educators during its Annual General Meeting which is currently being held at the DoubleTree by Hilton West Edmonton. This year’s CTF Outstanding Indigenous Educator Award is being given to Wilfred Buck, a Science Facilitator with the Manitoba First […]

by pmnationtalk on July 13, 201818 Views

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Recipients of Third Annual Mayor’s Scholarship for Community Leadership Announced

July 12, 2018 WINNIPEG – Today, Mayor Brian Bowman awarded five recipients with the Mayor’s Scholarship for Community Leadership during a ceremony at City Hall. Each of the five scholarship winners will receive a one thousand dollar scholarship in recognition of their consistent and outstanding dedication to making their community a better place to live and […]

by pmnationtalk on July 13, 201818 Views

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UCN: Onikaniwak Summer Institute Wraps Up

July 12, 2018 University College of the North’s (UCN) Summer Institute has concluded for another year. The title of the week-long camp is “Onikaniwak – For Those Who Lead.” The land-based program began on July 6th this year and was located at Egg Lake, 70 kilometres north of The Pas, MB. UCN partners with a […]

by pmnationtalk on July 13, 201847 Views

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UWinnipeg creates Media Centre for Public Policy and Knowledge Mobilization

New Centre will house EvidenceNetwork.ca, now in its seventh year The University of Winnipeg has established the Media Centre for Public Policy and Knowledge Mobilization. The Centre will be a research hub that seeks to understand how policy-making decisions are influenced by media and how research institutions commit to knowledge mobilization. “The debate around public […]

by ahnationtalk on July 12, 201825 Views

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University College of the North Announces Administrative Staff Reductions to Meet the Manitoba Government’s 15% Reduction Target

July 11, 2018 University College of the North (UCN) is announcing a reduction in the size of its administrative staff to meet objectives established by the Government of Manitoba. Changes announced today are as follows: The position of Dean of Trades and Technology was eliminated in April 2018 after UCN had met all obligations to […]

by pmnationtalk on July 12, 201818 Views

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University of Winnipeg: Meet prestigious graduate scholar Nicholas Palaschuk

When Nicholas Palaschuk was a child, he was captivated by the inherent beauty of nature. He kept plants as pets and felt an affinity for trees. This fascination remains strong and is reflected in his studies — he holds a BSc in biology and is a MSc candidate in Bioscience, Technology, and Public Policy at […]

by ahnationtalk on July 11, 201834 Views

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Brandon U: Dr. Heather Duncan re-appointed as Dean of Education

July 9, 2018 Dr. Heather Duncan has been re-appointed to a second term as Brandon University’s Dean of Education. The re-appointment was confirmed at the most recent meeting of BU’s Board of Governors. “I am delighted by Dr. Duncan’s re-appointment,” said BU Interim President Dr. Steve Robinson. “She has been a devoted and inspiring leader […]

by ahnationtalk on July 9, 201821 Views

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We’re hiring an Indigenous Sport and Wellness Project Manager – UM Today

Project lead will help develop long-term Indigenous coaching & athlete plan, campus-specific wellness strategy July 6, 2018 — Do you have a passion for sports management, especially for Indigenous athletes? The Faculty of Kinesiolgy and Recreation Management is seeking a qualified individual to be its Indigenous sport and wellness project manager as part of the […]

by ahnationtalk on July 6, 201827 Views

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MFNERC: Class of 2018

We’re excited to share that six students from Lac Brochet recently graduated from MFNERC’s Training Institute Educational Assistants Program. In this video, the participants explain how they help each other to succeed and what their futures hold. We are so proud of this group. Katie Antsanen, Educational Assistant Lori Dettanikkeaze, Educational Assistant Diane Gazayou, Educational […]

by ahnationtalk on July 5, 201837 Views

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University of Winnipeg: Education students seek hidden talents in lost youth

July 04, 2018 Education students will gather at The University of Winnipeg this week to learn how to connect with “lost” youth at the sixth annual Lost Prizes/International Centre for Innovation in Education (ICIE) conference. Created in the early 90s, the Lost Prizes program seeks to discover and cultivate the talents of at-risk youth — students […]

by pmnationtalk on July 4, 201838 Views

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