NITEPers Students & Alumni Corner

Student Stories: Meet Thelma Stump

February 2, 2019 | 10:17 pm

Thelma Stump, Year 2 2nd Year NITEP student in the Cariboo region Nation:?Esdilagh First Nation and Tsilhqot’in Nation Please introduce yourself. My name is Thelma Stump. I am from ?Esdilagh First Nation, a member of the Tsilhqot’in Nation. I attend the Cariboo Field Centre and presently, I am in my second year as a NITEP […]

Student Stories: Meet Corly Schmeisser

January 26, 2019 | 7:27 pm

Corly Schmeisser, Year 1 1st Year NITEP student in the Cariboo region Nation: Secwepemc Nation Home: Quesnel, B.C. Please introduce yourself. Hello! My name is Corly Schmeisser. I am from the Secwepemc Nation and also have German descent. I was born and raised in Quesnel, B.C. I graduated from the College of New Caledonia in Prince […]

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 […]

Alumni Corner: Featuring Kenthen Thomas

October 15, 2018 | 4:32 pm

Kenthen Thomas, B.Ed., Secwepemc’ulucw Please tell us about yourself. Weytk, my name is Kenthen Thomas from the Secwepemc’ulucw (spread out people of the Shuswap). My kye7e’s and Sle7e’s are Dr. Mary Thomas, Mark Thomas, Herbie and Vera Johnny. I am of Secwepemc and Syilx descent. My father and mother are Phyllis and Gerry Thomas. I have […]

Student Stories: Meet Dave Robinson

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Dave Robinson, B.Ed. Recent NITEP graduation, now pursuing M.Sc through UBC Land and Food Systems Integrated Studies program Nation: Timiskaming First Nation, Northwestern Quebec Current residence: Vancouver, BC One of NITEP’s foundational learning principles is intergenerational learning – learning which uses a “hands back, hands forward” approach, emphasizing the building of relationships with those of both […]

Job Posting -12-Month Part-Time (80%) Lecturer in Digital Pedagogies & Indigenous Teacher Education

June 19, 2018 | 8:01 am

NITEP, UBC’s Indigenous Teacher Education Program invites applications for a Part-time (80%) Lecturer (one-year term) position specializing in Digital Pedagogies &Indigenous Teacher Education.