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Wednesday, March 27, 2013 12:40 PM
A reconciliation agreement between the Province and the Snuneymuxw First Nation will bring economic benefits to the Snuneymuxw.
Monday, May 28, 2012 9:30 AM
B.C. has a new International Education Strategy that supports the two-way flow of students, giving local students new opportunities to study abroad, and welcoming those arriving from overseas.
Friday, May 4, 2012 11:30 AM
The Ministry of Children and Family Development (MCFD) and Tillicum Lelum Aboriginal Friendship Society are celebrating the grand opening of a new safe house for vulnerable teens in Nanaimo, which doubles the capacity of the former youth safe house.
Tuesday, March 20, 2012 9:30 AM
The B.C. government is providing $375,000 to give Aboriginal youth a meaningful opportunity to engage, be connected, be heard and be inspired, at the 10th annual Gathering Our Voices conference.
Friday, March 2, 2012 1:02 PM
More new immigrants, refugees and their families living in Nanaimo will have access to a free English-language tutoring program thanks to new funding of $7,162.
Thursday, December 1, 2011 10:15 AM
Another significant step on the road to improving Aboriginal student success was taken and celebrated in the Nanaimo-Ladysmith school district today where partners signed a third Aboriginal Education Enhancement Agreement (AEEA).
Friday, September 23, 2011 2:15 PM
Shq'apthut, a new Aboriginal gathering place opening today at Vancouver Island University (VIU), will help Aboriginal students feel comfortable and supported in their post-secondary education, assisting them to succeed in school and giving them the opportunity for good jobs to support their families.
Friday, August 5, 2011 1:00 PM
British Columbia's Community Gaming Grant Review will make a stop in Nanaimo with a community forum scheduled for Friday, Aug. 12 at Vancouver Island University.
Friday, June 10, 2011 2:45 PM
As the doors officially opened at a new supportive and affordable housing development for Aboriginal Youth and Elders in Nanaimo, a neighbouring youth safe house broke ground.