The finalists for “Where Our Paths Cross” – Reconciliation Commemorative Artwork will be presenting their concepts on Thursday, March 23, 2017 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Cosmo Civic Centre, 3130 Laurier Drive, Saskatoon, SK.
Diabetes Canada is offering webcasts aimed at higher risk groups. An Aboriginal Edition is being broadcast on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 12:00 noon and 6:00 pm CST.
Recently the Muskowekwan First Nation, located northeast of Regina, SK signed an agreement with Encanto Potash Corp., taking another step towards the development of potash at the Muskowekwan First Nation. Earlier this year Encanto announced two 20 year sales agreements with India-based firms.
Alex MacPherson, Saskatoon StarPhoenix February 28, 2017
The University of Saskatchewan is celebrating Aboriginal Achievement Week, February 27-March 3, 2017 with a variety of events. Everyone is welcome.
Saskatoon’s largest Indigenous youth career event, is taking place on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 9:00 am to 3:00 pm at Prairieland Park, Saskatoon, SK. The Future Is Yours Career Expo allows Saskatchewan Indigenous youth to connect with many employers who are willing to invest in Saskatchewan’s future.
The University of Saskatchewan Library through the Library Services for Saskatchewan Aboriginal Peoples Committee, is presenting Saskatchewan Aboriginal Storytelling 2017 hosting Marjorie Beaucage who will be presenting a storytelling talk and a screening of her latest film: “Giving Back”. This event takes place on Thursday, February 2, 2017 3:30-5:30 at Arts 241, (Neatby-Timlin Theatre), University of Saskatchewan.
Recently an announcement was made that Buffy Sainte-Marie will receive the 2017 Allan Waters Humanitarian Award at the JUNO Awards this year. The award will be given out April 1 in Ottawa. In 2003 the University of Saskatchewan awarded an honorary degree to Buffy Sainte-Marie.
CBC News Posted: Jan 18, 2017
Becki Bitternose, a rising fashion designer from the George Gordon First Nation is now able to accept an invitation to go to Paris for World Fashion Week after some Regina women held a fundraiser.
By Brad Bellegarde, CBC News Posted: Jan 23, 2017
Great Plains College, in partnership with Office of the Treaty Commissioner, is offering a Indigenous Awareness Workshop. This event takes place on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 from 9:00 am until 11:30 am with a potluck lunch to follow at the Warman Campus located at 201 Central Street, Warman, SK.