Indigenous Peoples Day

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Monday, June 21, 2021
, 01:00 PM
 - Monday, June 21, 2021
, 02:30 PM
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Add to Calendar 2021-06-21 13:00:00 2021-06-21 14:30:00 Indigenous Peoples Day In recognition of National Indigenous Peoples Day You are welcomed to join a teaching and discussion led by Cultural Knowledge Keeper, Leona Stevens. Online via Zoom Nipissing University test@test.ca America/Toronto public
In recognition of National Indigenous Peoples Day You are welcomed to join a teaching and discussion led by Cultural Knowledge Keeper, Leona Stevens.

National Indigenous History Month

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Tuesday, June 1, 2021
 - Wednesday, June 30, 2021
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Add to Calendar 2021-06-01 00:00:00 2021-06-30 23:59:59 National Indigenous History Month National Indigenous History Month is a time to recognize the history, heritage and diversity of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples in Canada. Online Nipissing University test@test.ca America/Toronto public
National Indigenous History Month is a time to recognize the history, heritage and diversity of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples in Canada.

Summer Indigenous Institute Information Session

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Thursday, June 17, 2021
, 06:00 PM
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Add to Calendar 2021-06-17 18:00:00 2021-06-22 12:08:40 Summer Indigenous Institute Information Session The Summer Indigenous Institute is a 2 week university transition program for first-year, Indigenous students who will be attending Nipissing University, Algoma University, Lakehead University or Laurentian University this fall. Online via Zoom Nipissing University test@test.ca America/Toronto public
The Summer Indigenous Institute is a 2 week university transition program for first-year, Indigenous students who will be attending Nipissing University, Algoma University, Lakehead University or Laurentian University this fall.

Graduation Online Bingo

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Thursday, June 24, 2021
, 08:00 PM
 - Thursday, June 24, 2021
, 10:00 PM
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Add to Calendar 2021-06-24 20:00:00 2021-06-24 22:00:00 Graduation Online Bingo NUSU is hosting an online bingo night for students graduating from Nipissing University this month. Online Nipissing University test@test.ca America/Toronto public
NUSU is hosting an online bingo night for students graduating from Nipissing University this month.

Graduation Online Trivia

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Thursday, June 17, 2021
, 08:00 PM
 - Thursday, June 17, 2021
, 10:00 PM
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Add to Calendar 2021-06-17 20:00:00 2021-06-17 22:00:00 Graduation Online Trivia NUSU is hosting an online trivia night for students graduating from Nipissing University this month. Online Nipissing University test@test.ca America/Toronto public
NUSU is hosting an online trivia night for students graduating from Nipissing University this month.

NU Café Book Club Discussion

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Tuesday, June 29, 2021
, 12:00 PM
 - Tuesday, June 29, 2021
, 01:00 PM
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Add to Calendar 2021-06-29 12:00:00 2021-06-29 13:00:00 NU Café Book Club Discussion Join us as we discuss our third book club selection, Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants by Robin Wall Kimmerer. Online Nipissing University test@test.ca America/Toronto public
Join us as we discuss our third book club selection, Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants by Robin Wall Kimmerer.

Chancellor’s Awards recognize excellence in research, teaching, service

Convocation
Research
Each year during convocation, Nipissing University celebrates the value and importance of its faculty through the awarding of the Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence in Research, Teaching and Service. Although we are not able to gather together for convocation ceremonies this year, we would like to recognize and congratulate this year’s deserving recipients of the Chancellor’s Awards.

Letter to the community regarding the Kamloops residential school burial site

General
The recent news about the discovery of a mass grave of 215 children in Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc near Kamloops, British Columbia, is deeply disturbing and a sobering reminder of these truths and devastating chapter in our nation’s not-so-distant shared history. We send our deepest condolences to the Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc First Nation for this tragic loss of the children and their families.

Nipissing receives provincial funding for innovative virtual learning projects

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Virtual Learning
Nipissing University has received nearly $500,000 in funding from the province as part of Ontario’s Virtual Learning Strategy (VLS), managed through eCampus Ontario. The funding, announced earlier today by MPP Vic Fedeli, will support four innovative projects in virtual teaching and learning led by Nipissing.

Canadore College and Nipissing University lead effort to deliver enhanced mental health services to students

Student Development and Services
Canadore College and Nipissing University recognize the COVID-19 pandemic has added to the usual stress and anxiety many students experience. That is why they are collaborating to enhance mental health supports offered to their students. The two institutions will share in the $375,621 project funding announced earlier this week by Nipissing MPP Vic Fedeli.