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Favel and Bousquet
06/14/17

Aboriginal youth entrepreneurial program has exceeded expectations

It has frequently been suggested by a variety of folks that one of the most significant challenges for Aboriginal youth in contemplating their future is that all too often they have little or no opportunity to become involved in the… +Read More
06/01/17

Indspire Cross-Canada tour showcasing successful Aboriginal students makes stop in Saskatoon

A group of successful Aboriginal post-graduate students are hoping their stories of success will motivate other Indigenous youths. Three Youth Laureates of the Indigenous-led Indspire program are currently on a Cross Canada tour to promote Indigenous education. Indspire is a… +Read More
05/16/17

University of Saskatchewan to honour educator Earl Cook

The University of Saskatchewan (U of S) will be paying tribute to Earl Cook, a northern indigenous leader and educator, during the 2017 spring convocation. Cook said attending the U of S 40 years ago ignited a passion for education… +Read More
04/17/17

NORTEP students say transition to Northlands College governance has been anything but smooth

Students in Saskatchewan’s Northern Teacher Education Program (NORTEP) say the provincial government has broken its promise of a smooth transition to governance under Northlands College. In mid-March, Saskatchewan’s Ministry of Advanced Education announced that Northlands College, which serves several communities in the… +Read More
02/14/17

Pink Day co-founder tells Saskatoon students they can be a ‘hero’

While thousands of students across Saskatchewan are donning pink outfits in a show of unity against bullying, a select few at Brevoort Park School were able to spend time with one of the individuals who started the movement. Travis Price, co-founder of Pink… +Read More
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