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(L-R) The Right Honourable Paul Martin, Stephen Kakfwi, president and CEO of Canadians for a New Partnership, Audrey Poitras, president of the Métis Nation of Alberta and former National Chief for the Assembly of First Nations and U of M alumnus, Ovide Mercredi.

Indigenous leaders to gather with former PM at U of M

April 28, 2017 — 
Indigenous leaders from across Canada will join former Prime Minister The Right Honourable Paul Martin on May 4

Record-breaking Pow Wow

April 28, 2017 — 
Over 430 Indigenous students are set to graduate at the 28th Annual Traditional Graduation Pow Wow on May 6, 2017.

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Faculty of Engineering

ENGAP Graduates Celebrated

April 27, 2017 — 
ENGAP celebrates the successful achievements of eight Indigenous Engineering graduates

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Chantal Fiola

Faculty of Education

Conference showcases spirituality in reconciliation

April 26, 2017 — 
Dr. Chantal Fiola says that Indigenous spirituality has informed not only her research but also her teaching practice as a university professor.

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In recognition of its efforts, the Indigenous Circle of Empowerment met with University of Manitoba President David Barnard.

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Indigenous Circle of Empowerment wraps up successful year

April 24, 2017 — 
ICE is a student leadership development program grounded in culture and focused on effecting positive social change in the community

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Asper School of Business

ABEP celebrates biggest year

April 24, 2017 — 
Aboriginal Business Education Partners celebrated its largest-ever cohort of graduating students at a special dinner on April 13

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Carla Loewen.

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Indigenous student advisor wins National Academic Advising Association grant

April 24, 2017 — 
The National Academic Advising Association (NACADA) has named Carla Loewen as the recipient of the Region 6 Tribal Advisor Grant

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Ry Moran, NCTR Director and Willy Fournier, Chair of the Board of Directors of Katimavik.

NCTR and Katimavik partner to strengthen Reconciliation initiatives for Canadian youth

April 6, 2017 — 
This collaboration will ensure that Truth and Reconciliation is a key pillar of all Katimavik’s youth development initiatives, in alignment with the objectives and principles of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada

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Ma-Nee Chacaby // Photo: Ruth Kivilahti

Powerful memoir by Ojibwa-Cree Elder is a finalist for two literary awards

March 30, 2017 — 
A Two-Spirit Journey, a powerful memoir by Elder Ma-Nee Chacaby, is a finalist for two literary awards

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2015 Imagine a Canada art From Nevaeh Murray, Grade 6, West Kent Elementary Charlottetown, PEI.

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Imagine a Canada – Ontario youth envision Reconciliation

March 28, 2017 — 
Students were encouraged to take their place at the forefront of the conversation on Reconciliation

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