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The Mi’kmaw Conservation Group (MCG) Culvert Project team had a very busy August! After Summer Shutdown, the team tackled the majority of their culvert assessments Continue Reading →

Community, Education

Since 2012 The Confederacy of Mainland Mi’kmaq (CMM) has committed to increasing capacity in our communities to work within the Green sector. This has included Continue Reading →

Community, Education

A voice for her people

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Gail Christmas always dreamed of becoming a leader. Having struggled with drug and alcohol addictions as a teenager and young adult, that dream seemed impossible. Continue Reading →

Community, Education

BEAR RIVER GRADUATES ~ 2017

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Chief, Council and Community would like to send huge congratulations to all of our graduates! You’ve worked extremely hard and we couldn’t be more proud! Continue Reading →

Education, Youth

LSK END-OF-YEAR AWARDS

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Grade 4 Rylan Alexander McDonald Memorial Award This award is given to a grade 4 student elected by their classmates, who demonstrates both the student Continue Reading →

Education, Youth

A Letter to Indigenous Graduates: Protect Who You Have Always Been

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Congratulations to all of our high school, community college, university and other graduates of higher learning. You have achieved a significant milestone but remember that Continue Reading →

Culture, Education

Grad profile: Connecting storytelling, heritage and the environment

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Shalan Joudry, Faculty of Management This article is part of a series on graduates of Spring Convocation 2017. Read more grad profiles (https://www.dal.ca/news/2017/06/02/cheers-to-the-class-of-2017-.html) or, to Continue Reading →

Education

MOU Respecting FNs Education

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FREDERICTON – The provincial government has signed a memorandum of understanding with seven First Nation communities respecting First Nations education and the calls to action Continue Reading →

Culture, Education

Battiste shares insight into ‘Indigenizing the Academy’

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Challenges and opportunities Brock may encounter as the University works to expand and improve supports for its indigenous community were highlighted during a recent presentation Continue Reading →

Education

APC Chiefs meet with Environment Minister Catherine McKenna

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On Wednesday, April 26, the APC arranged a meeting between Atlantic/Gaspé and the Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC). This Continue Reading →

Culture, Education

Nearing the end of the E’se’get Archaeological Project

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When the public thinks of archaeology, they often think of a stereotypical dig site: an archaeologist with a large crew, carefully removing dirt from precisely Continue Reading →

Culture, Education

FIRST FISHERS: Basement treasure centerpiece of new exhibit

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A 15.5 foot (4.7m) birch bark canoe that was constructed by the Mi’kmaw in the early 1900s for hunting and fishing in the backwoods of Continue Reading →