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Bringing to light the reality of LGBTQ2+ communities in university setting

May 17, 2022 INRS launches Les voix multiples, a podcast featuring LGBTQ2+ individuals to raise awareness of issues related to sexual and gender diversity in academia. As part of the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, the Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS) is launching Les voix multiples, a four-episode podcast aimed at […]

by ahnationtalk on May 17, 202211 Views

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Celebrating the Success of Students Enrolled in our Joint “Public Administration in Indigenous Context” Graduate Programs

QUEBEC CITY, May 16, 2022 – On May 13, representatives of the École nationale d’administration publique (ENAP), the Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue (UQAT) and the Université du Québec à Chicoutimi (UQAC) gathered in Quebec City to celebrate the accomplishments of 38 students enrolled in their joint “Public Administration in Indigenous Context” graduate programs. Drawn […]

by ahnationtalk on May 17, 202232 Views

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The Future is Bright: McGill’s Honorary Degree recipients for Spring Convocation 2022

The University’s first in-person Spring Convocation since 2019 will celebrate 14 exceptional women and men, including a Nobel Prize-winning chemist, an acclaimed Quebec writer, a medical doctor committed to Israeli-Palestinian reconciliation, and the scientist-entrepreneur behind Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine This Spring, beloved traditions are returning to McGill University’s downtown and Macdonald campuses. The University’s newest graduates […]

by ahnationtalk on May 10, 202218 Views

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Bill 96 will harm Indigenous people in Québec. We need more equitable language laws – The Conversation

One of the reasons I moved to Québec in 2015 was because of the mélange of languages in which many Quebecers — especially in Montréal — live and work. Some are able to change languages from sentence to sentence; others will switch in the middle of sentences or speak in an ever-changing medley of languages. […]

by ahnationtalk on May 5, 202216 Views

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Students who founded IndigeSTEM peer tutoring project recognized by Forces Avenir

Currently, Rotshennón:ni Two-Axe and Kayla Spencer-Young are the only two Indigenous students in Dawson’s Science Program. Rotshennón:ni and Kayla wanted to encourage and support their fellow Indigenous students who may be interested in Science. They came up with an idea last semester that has won them the local Forces Avenir award and put them in […]

by ahnationtalk on May 4, 202221 Views

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New resource now available to high school teachers to help address genocide in the classroom

MONTREAL, April 25, 2022  – As part of Genocide Remembrance, Condemnation, and Prevention Month, the Foundation for Genocide Education is proud to announce the official publication of the pedagogical guide Studying Genocides. This guide was produced by Professors Sabrina Moisan of the Université de Sherbrooke (UdeS) and Sivane Hirsch of the Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières […]

by ahnationtalk on April 25, 2022106 Views

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Leading McGill scholars celebrated for sharing their work with the media

Winners of McGill University’s 2022 Principal’s Prize for Public Engagement announced Principal and Vice-Chancellor Suzanne Fortier has announced the 2022 winners of the Principal’s Prize for Public Engagement through Media. The prize was created to recognize exceptional scholars who share their knowledge with the media and the public, whether about sustainability, politics, music, science and […]

by ahnationtalk on April 21, 202242 Views

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How teachers at Quebec’s Sir Wilfrid Laurier School Board are learning about truth and reconciliation – CBC

Apr 20, 2022 Mohawk filmmaker Tracey Deer shared her experience of 1990 conflict with teachers, who will share it in turn Quebec’s third-largest English school board, whose vast territory includes the Mohawk community at the centre of the 1990 Oka Crisis, wants its teachers to have a better understanding of Indigenous issues and the Truth and […]

by ahnationtalk on April 20, 202250 Views

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Quebec’s plan to bolster French language sets up Kahnawake students to fail, educators warn – CBC

Apr 13, 2022 Premier balks at scrapping amendment that would force English CEGEP students to take more courses in French Having spent years working as a guidance counsellor in her community’s schools, Arlene Teiohserahte Horne speaks glowingly about the younger generation in Kahnawake and their potential. “I have so much faith in our youth,” Horne said. […]

by ahnationtalk on April 13, 202239 Views

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COVID was harmful for youth employment – Policy Options

April 8, 2022 Investments in job training would help support Black, Indigenous, people of colour and disabled youth in particular. Canada has one of the highest rates of social mobility in the world. Thanks in part to our strong public education system and post-secondary institutions, young Canadians have more opportunities to advance in the workplace […]

by ahnationtalk on April 8, 202254 Views

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