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Student Stories: Meet Ashley Bueckert

November 7, 2018 | 10:52 pm

Ashley Bueckert, Year 1 1st Year NITEP student in the Cariboo region Nation: Wetsuweten Nation in Hagwilget, B.C. Home: Quesnel, B.C. Please introduce yourself. My name is Ashley Bueckert. I am Carrier from the Wetsuweten Nation in Hagwilget B.C., and I am also of Danish descent. I currently live in Quesnel, B.C. and have for the […]

Student Stories: Meet Dana Mack

November 5, 2018 | 10:57 am

Dana Mack, Year 1 1st Year NITEP student at the Bella Coola field centre Nation: Nuxalk Nation Home: Bella Coola, B.C. Please introduce yourself. Yaw Smatmc! Hello Friend! My name is Dana Mack, I am from the Nuxalk Nation, where I was born and raised. I work at Acwsalcta School as the librarian since 1999, but I […]

Student Stories: Meet Shelby Henry

November 3, 2018 | 4:11 pm

Shelby Henry, Year 2 2nd Year NITEP student Nation: Anishnabe from the Chippewa of the Thames First Nations in Ontario Home: Currently residing in Vancouver, BC What inspired you to go into teaching? My main inspiration to study education comes from our Mothers and Fathers, Grandmothers and Grandfathers and Ancestors who attended Residential Schools. This trauma […]

Student Stories: Meet Bailey Johnson

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Bailey Johnson, Year 1 1st Year NITEP student Nation: Métis Home: Summerland, BC (Currently residing in Vancouver, BC) What inspired you to go into teaching? Teaching was always an interest of mine, but when I heard about the NITEP program I knew that it was the right path for me to take. Being involved in the […]

Student Stories: Meet Stephen Jolly

October 26, 2018 | 9:52 am

Stephen Jolly, Year 3 3rd Year NITEP student Nation: Cree First Nation from the James Bay regions in Northern Québec and Ontario Home: Northern Québec (Currently residing in Vancouver, BC) Stephen Jolly is currently a 3rd year NITEP student from a Cree First Nation in Northern Québec and Ontario. Before coming to UBC Stephen studied […]