Unama’ki College of Cape Breton University is pleased to announce that Stephen Augustine has accepted the position of principal, commencing January 7, 2013.
Originally from Elsipogtog (Big Cove), New Brunswick, Augustine is a hereditary Chief of the Signigtog region and a member of the Sante’ Mawi’omi (Grand Council). Since 1996 he has served as Curator of Ethnology for the Eastern Maritimes at the Canadian Museum of Civilization in Ottawa, which has over 1.2 million visitors each year.
Augustine received his B ...
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