By Ki-eun Peck and Parker Finley [McGill Reporter]
Allan Vicaire, Indigenous Education Advisor, seeks to build bridges between Indigenous and non-Indigenous students, staff and faculty.
Posted on Thursday, October 20, 2016 by James Martin | McGill Reporter
The first cohort of McGill’s new Bachelor of Education First Nations Inuit Education (Kindergarten-Elementary) degree program and program administrators. / Photo: Jim Howden
"Listuguj First Nation offers McGill education degree in fall," reports CBC's Bridget Yard in a recent article.
"A bachelor of education program offered through McGill University will debut in Listuguj First Nation in September, taught by community members with master's degrees and doctorates," writes the CBC.
McGill’s First Nations and Inuit Education (FNIE) celebrates Nunavik artist Ulaayu Pilurtuut, whose design “Mother and Baby Ice Fishing” has been selected by the Royal Canadian Mint to be featured on the new five-dollar silver coin. To find out more, visit http://ow.ly/n8GrU. Ulaayu is a graduate of the Certificate in Education for First Nations and Inuit program and is currently working towards her BEd for Certified Teachers.