Fleming College and Trent University have signed an agreement for new Indigenous Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) program, a unique, new five year concurrent degree that puts Aboriginal knowledge and perspectives at the forefront of teacher training.
A referendum to decide whether or not to accept federal payment of $300,000 for the loss of an ancestral native graveyard has been cancelled.
By Blaine Gaffney Global News, July 15, 2016
Canada will be in the spotlight at the 21st International AIDS Conference in Durban, South Africa because of very high HIV numbers in Indigenous populations and an infection rater comparable to the developing world in Saskatchewan.
By Brad Bellegarde, The Canadian Press Posted: Jul 15, 2016
Kahnawake Grand Chief is accusing the members of a self-proclaimed Aboriginal community of fraud to avoid taxes.
By Jaela Bernstien, CBC News Posted: Jul 14, 2016
On behalf of the Saskatchewan First Nations Women’s Commission, the Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations (FSIN) Executive is pleased to announce the 2nd Annual Strength of Our Women Awards Gala to be held on Thursday, September 8, 2016 at TCU Place in Saskatoon. Nominations are open until noon on Friday August 12, 2016.
Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould confirms that she is not backtracking on the government’s pledge to bolster Indigenous rights in Canada.
Kristy Kirkup The Canadian Press, July 20, 2016
Members of Deanna Desjarlais’s family fear the worst for the missing 27 year old who was last seen in Vancouver in April. Information can be passed to Vancouver police at 604-717-3321.
Charles Hamilton, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, July 14, 2016
An inquest into the deaths of seven students, who have died in Thunder Bay, Ontario since 2000 has determined that four occurred in an undetermined manner and the other three were accidental.
The Canadian Press Posted: Jun 28, 2016
Northwestel is offering 6 scholarships for summer employment. Deadline to apply is July 31, 2016.