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Centre for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning

‘Lenses’ Art Reception — April 4, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m.

April 2, 2018 — 
'Lenses’ Art Reception, held at The Centre for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning (65 Dafoe Road) on Wednesday, April 4, from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Department of family medicine names first Indigenous health lead

March 28, 2018 — 
Alumna leads the way for the next generation of physicians

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Morrison, SPAC supporting action against pipelines in North America

March 28, 2018 — 
Danielle Morrison has always had a deep connection to the environment. This comes from her upbringing, as her dad was a member of the Midewiwin society – an Indigenous group made up of spiritual advisors and healers. Because of this, she grew up with traditional teachings dealing with the responsibility to protect the water, land and animals.


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Alumni At Home: Authentic advice for IBEP grads

March 28, 2018 — 
In 2017, Monkman [BComm (Hons)/ 12] was one of 10 Indigenous youth chosen to visit Parliament Hill to share their stories and ideas with the Senate

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Zoe Quill was born in Winnipeg but considers Sapotaweyak Cree Nation her second home.


The next Leaders of Tomorrow

March 27, 2018 — 
Scholarships for high school students who show far-reaching abilities

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Ermineskin Roman Catholic Residential School, located in Hobbema, Alberta, operated between 1916 and 1973.

Facing conflicting values in post-secondary education

March 26, 2018 — 
An op-ed by Kevin Lamoureux, Head of Education at the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation

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Stories of healing, perseverance and hope heard at 15th annual Elders and Traditional Peoples Gathering

March 23, 2018 — 
Storytelling through music, art and poetry was the theme for the 15th annual Elders and Traditional Peoples Gathering, as part of Indigenous Awareness Month

Faculty of Science

Volunteer for Science Rendezvous!

March 22, 2018 — 
Consider volunteering for Science Rendezvous, the largest celebration of science and engineering in Canada!

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Mother and child playing and watching sunset in silhouette

Faculty of Arts

Arts researcher helping to fund a future for children

March 14, 2018 — 
Economics professor proposes improved funding model for First Nations child and family services.

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Examining the founders of Manitoba

March 13, 2018 — 
New book by professor and alumnus Fred Shore illuminates the history of the Métis

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