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FNHL Graduation Celebration 2016 Webcast

May 18, 2016 – On Saturday, May 28th, Aboriginal grads along with family, friends and supporters will gather at the UBC First Nations Longhouse to celebrate the successful completion of their respective programs. The event, hosted by the First Nations House of Learning, will be shown live online for the benefit of those unable to […]

UBC student Adina Williams (middle) of the Squamish Nation at a Smart and Caring Communities panel discussion in West Vancouver on March 3rd, as part of Governor General David Johnston's challenge to communities to be smarter and caring leading up the country's 150th birthday in 2017. 
Photo credit: Sonya Adloff, West Vancouver Schools

Smart and caring communities include reconciliation: UBC First Nation student

March 10, 2016 – UBC arts student and Squamish Nation member Adina Williams was a member of a distinguished panel in West Vancouver last week, which included a presentation from the Governor General of Canada, The Honourable David Johnston. The Sea to Sky Community Foundations hosted the event as part of its response to the […]

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BCom undergrad is getting Aboriginal students excited to study at Sauder

January 8, 2016 – If Althea Wishloff could make one thing clear to young Aboriginal students contemplating a degree in business, it would be “you can do it too.” With a Gitxsan First Nations background, the fourth-year BCom student is an active proponent in B.C.’s Aboriginal community promoting business education. A self-confessed math addict from […]

Nicole and Chris Cardinal at their college graduation

Aboriginal husband and wife duo take on academia together

September 25, 2015 – Newlyweds Nicole and Chris Cardinal are used to doing things together. They graduated from high school together, and then from college. Now, they’re attending university together, both majoring in First Nations and Indigenous Studies at the University of British Columbia. The couple transferred from Langara to UBC last year. They’re among […]

2015 Orientation Open House, First Nations Longhouse

FNHL takes new approach to student orientation

September 24, 2015 – This year, the First Nations House of Learning undertook a fresh approach to orientating new Aboriginal students to the UBC campus. On September 3rd, first year undergraduate, transfer, and graduate students were invited to participate in an open house and welcome reception at the Sty-Wet-Tan Great Hall at the First Nations […]

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