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Photo credit: Nipissing University

Dr. Mike DeGagné appointed as president and vice chancellor of Yukon University

DeGagné previously served as the Executive Director of the Aboriginal Healing Foundation and has worked to support Survivors and Indigenous communities.

Photo: Nardella Photography.

Ry Moran appointed as inaugural associate university librarian, reconciliation at UVic Library

Moran, a member of the Red River Métis, is the founding director of the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation (NCTR) at the University of Manitoba.

The Honourable Steven Lewis Point.

Honourable Steven Lewis Point appointed chancellor of UBC

Point will be the first Indigenous Chancellor at UBC.

CBC: B.C. investigating allegations ER staff played ‘game’ to guess blood-alcohol level of Indigenous patients

CBC: B.C. investigating allegations ER staff played ‘game’ to guess blood-alcohol level of Indigenous patients

Centre Director Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond, Aki-Kwe, spoke to CBC News about her role in an investigation of racism in health care in BC.

CTV: B.C. investigating ‘racist and abhorrent’ game at hospital emergency room

CTV: B.C. investigating ‘racist and abhorrent’ game at hospital emergency room

BC Health Minister Adrian Dix has has hired outside investigator Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond, Aki-Kwe, head of the Centre, to lead the investigation.