The federal Indian day school and federal day school system was an attempt to assimilate Indigenous children, by removing them from their languages and culture. The institutions were often run by religious institutions and some students faced physical, sexual and emotional abuse. Nearly 700 Indian day schools operated across Canada between 1863 and 2000.
For many students graduating in the Northwest Territories this year, more than half of their time in high school was spent under the dark cloud of COVID-19. This meant school closures, cancelled extracurriculars, lost travel opportunities and months of remote learning.
While the science shows that older adults have lower vitamin C levels, the exact cause of this unfortunate phenomenon is not completely clear.
Tantalus Community School in Carmacks, Yukon. The Little Salmon Carmacks First Nation says it’s received numerous complaints about the school in recent months and wants to see immediate action from the Yukon government in response. (Anna Desmarais/CBC )
(Thunder Bay, ON - April 20, 2022 Press Release) - Lakehead University is embarking on a 10-year initiative that will support the revitalization of Indigenous...