In The News | November 1-5

Each week, we feature a few articles about Indigenous news, issues and initiatives with a local, national and global focus. We feature these as an educational resource, and they should not be construed as an official stance or reflective of the opinions or beliefs of the Institute, CIS staff or faculty.

For the week of November 1-5:




Events and Opportunities

  • For UBC students, Go Global is now accepting applications for the 2022-23 Pathfinder award, to support underrepresented students who may not consider Go Global opportunities! Apply by Nov 15. For eligibility criteria, and application information, please visit their website.
  • UBC’s Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology, Indigenous Initiatives is hiring an Educational Resource Developer. Apply by November 6, 2021. To learn more and apply, click here (Job ID: JR4639).
  • Arts Indigenous Students Advising is hosting an Open House in Buchanan D-140 on Thursday, November 4th from 1pm-3pm. There will be snacks!
  • Applications deadlines for Indigenous Student Awards have been extended! The Indigenous Valour Award and Y.P Heung Foundation Award in Arts for Indigenous Students are accepting applications until November 8th. Learn more here.