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No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess6/14/2021 9:32 AM Approved

UCN Nursing Instructors, Dorothy Loder, Megan Boscow, Kathleen Threinen, Shamilla Thethy and Cindy Fleming received the Hidden Hero Award from Red River College.​ Click here for FULL RELEASE

  
No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess6/11/2021 10:41 AM Approved

Great North GM donated two vehicles to the UCN Automotive Technician program to help train students​​​.​ Click here for FULL RELEASE

  
No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess6/7/2021 9:26 AM Approved

The discovery of the remains of 215 children at the site of the former Kamloops Indian Residential School is a painful reminder of the systemic historical harm done to Indigenous people in Canada​.​ Click here for FULL RELEASE

  
No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess6/7/2021 9:11 AM Approved

UCN’s newest information technology project sets out to lessen the digital and economic divide for Indigenous women in the North.​​.​ Click here for FULL RELEASE

  
No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess6/2/2021 2:59 PM Approved

UCN will seek to optimize the numbers of courses offered face-to-face in the Fall term while respecting Public Health Orders​.​ Click here for FULL RELEASE

  
No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess6/2/2021 9:34 AM Approved

UCN grieves with all Canadians over the lost lives of the 215 children whose remains were found.​ Click here for FULL RELEASE

  
No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess5/18/2021 2:39 PM Approved

​University College of the North (UCN) will be holding a virtual Commencement Ceremony for 2021 graduates. The celebration will be broadcast on YouTube and Facebook on July 24th, 2021, at 1:00 pm. “We were able to pull together a successful virtual convocation last year and learned a lot,” said UCN Registrar, David Dalcanale. “This year’s ceremony will be even better.” Click here for FULL RELEASE

  
No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess5/18/2021 2:35 PM Approved

(The Pas, MB) – Teacher, University College of the North (UCN) alumnae, and author, Brie Phillips book will be found in libraries soon. Phillips, a Metis woman, graduated from UCN’s Kenanow Bachelor of Education program in The Pas. She authored a book aimed at students in the middle years that represented Kenanow (Cree for “all of us”) as an assignment in her UCN program.  Click here for FULL RELEASE

  
No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess4/9/2021 3:08 PM Approved

Collection of student essays reflecting on the impact of their learning and living experiences.​Click here for FULL RELEASE

  
No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess4/9/2021 9:47 AM Approved

University College of the North (UCN) was recently notified of grant awards and funding eligibility from various organizations.Click here for FULL RELEASE

  
No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess1/28/2021 8:33 AM Approved

​New partnerships provide access to more than 1000 on‐line courses and programs to people, industries, and communities in the north.  Click here for FULL RELEASE

  
No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess1/27/2021 8:40 AM Approved

​UCN has joined Canada’s largest online experiential learning, skill development, and job opportunity network built for university and college students.  Click here for FULL RELEASE

  
No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess1/25/2021 3:16 PM Approved

​UCN received a full five-year approval from the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Manitoba (CLPNM) for its Diploma in Practical Nursing Program (DPN).  Click here for FULL RELEASE

  
No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess1/25/2021 2:57 PM Approved

​UCN, in partnership with the Northern Health Region (NRHA) and the Northern Manitoba Sector Council offered the Health Care Support Worker micro‐credential program in several Northern communities. Click here for FULL RELEASE

  
No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess1/7/2021 9:25 AM Approved

​Annually, the group looks for registered charitable organizations whose focus is on educational resources for Indigenous people. Click here for FULL RELEASE.

  
No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess1/5/2021 12:15 PM Approved

​The collected volume considers Hollywood’s transmission of American gender values from the silent film era to the present day.  Click here for FULL RELEASE

  
No presence informationNemeth, Suzie12/15/2020 3:40 PM Approved

University College of the North (UCN) is extending its voluntary withdrawal (VW) date for the Fall Term to January 8th, 2021. This move allows students who are facing significant pressures as a result of the COVID‐19 pandemic to withdraw from a course without academic penalty.​

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No presence informationNemeth, Suzie11/30/2020 2:12 PM Approved

​University College of the North will delay the first day of classes in the Winter Term by two weeks.  The first day of classes will be Monday, January 18th, 2021.

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No presence informationNemeth, Suzie11/16/2020 3:12 PM Approved

​UCN Assistant Professor Joseph Atoyebi explores how English subtitles change and impact the meaning and intent of dialogue in Yoruba movies in a recently published book chapter.

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No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess11/4/2020 8:49 AM Approved

Students will gain practical experience working on a donated Highway tractor.  Click here for FULL RELEASE.

  
No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess10/16/2020 2:54 PM Approved

​Advocate, defender, advisor, ally, and friend. Elder Albert Tait (UCN’s Governing Council & Council of Elders) epitomized all of those words. His work with the University College of the North (UCN) spanned decades. Click here for FULL RELEASE

  
No presence informationKoshel, Monte10/1/2020 11:46 AM Approved

​Muses from the North is a journal for students of the University College of the North, published biannually from UCN campuses in The Pas and Thompson. As a UCN students’ journal, MFTN provides a platform for our students to express their musings about northern tradition and culture in texts, words, images, and pictures. Click here for FULL Release

  
No presence informationNemeth, Suzie9/14/2020 2:29 PM Approved

University College of the North (UCN) faculty members have collaborated on a Cree language textbook in hopes of maintaining northern culture. It is anticipated that Beginning Cree for Swampy Cree Speakers will officially be published by the University Regina Press in the near future. 

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No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess9/9/2020 3:08 PM Approved

​University College of the North (UCN) applauds the initiative of the Canadian Association of University Teachers (CAUT) and their member faculty unions and associations to recognize and acknowledge the struggles of racialized peoples in our society, and in particular mistreatment of racialized peoples by state authority. The Scholar Strike, planned by CAUT for September 9 and 10, 2020, mirrors the recent actions taken by other institutions in society, perhaps most notably professional sports teams.

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No presence informationNemeth, Suzie8/19/2020 10:02 AM Approved

​University College of the North Assistant Professor, Dr. Gilbert McInnis' latest book Kurt Vonnegut: Myth and Science in the Postmodern World has been published by Peter Lang Publishing.

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No presence informationNemeth, Suzie8/18/2020 2:02 PM Approved

​Each year the University College of the North names a recipient of the Lorimer Award to recognize outstanding service to education in Northern Manitoba.

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No presence informationKoshel, Monte6/11/2020 8:12 AM Approved

UCN is one of 30 Future Skills Centre (FSC) funded projects to provide essential solutions to support Canadians transitioning to new jobs or industries. Click here for FULL RELEASE

  
No presence informationKoshel, Monte6/10/2020 4:34 PM Approved

The Learning Council of University College of the North (UCN) today approved the Academic and Research Plan 2020-2025. Click here for FULL RELEASE

  
No presence informationKoshel, Monte6/3/2020 3:34 PM Approved

UCN supports equal and respectful treatment for Black Americans and all racialized peoples by law enforcement. Click here for FULL RELEASE

  
No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess5/25/2020 1:26 PM Approved

​(The Pas, MB) – On April 21, 2020, University College of the North’s (UCN) Governing Council reappointed Chancellor Edwin Jebb for a fourth term. Of the reappointment, Chancellor Jebb said, “I am so appreciative that the Governing Council has decided to continue my time as Chancellor. Serving UCN is something I really enjoy and am proud to do.”  MORE INFORMATION

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