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Student Stories: Meet Stephen Jolly

October 26, 2018 | 9:52 am

Stephen Jolly, Year 3 3rd Year NITEP On-Campus field centre 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 […]

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

| 4:25 pm

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 […]