NITEPers Students & Alumni Corner

Indigenous Education Graduates Celebrated at Longhouse Grad

May 29, 2015 | 10:56 am

18 Indigenous Education Graduates honoured at Longhouse Graduation Celebration.

Kye Smith, Year 4 NITEP Teacher Candidate

April 29, 2015 | 2:35 pm

Hear more about NITEP from one of our current students! Year 4 Teacher Candidate, Kye Smith

NITEP Receives the 2014/15 Alfred Scow Award

March 23, 2015 | 3:02 pm

NITEP was recognized by the Office of the Vice-President, Students as one of this year’s Student Development Awards recipients. It was announced last week that NITEP received the Alfred Scow Award for an undergraduate program or department.  This Student Development Award is granted to an undergraduate program or department that has significantly contributed to student […]

NITEP’s 40th Anniversary Celebration

December 13, 2013 | 11:29 am

Thursday, October 23, 2014
Save the date! NITEP's 40th anniversary is taking place in 2014. Celebrate with us at the First Nations Longhouse!

Alumni Corner: Perry Smith

October 30, 2013 | 11:22 am

My name is Perry Smith. I am Shuswap from the Bonaparte First Nation in Cache Creek British Columbia. I graduated from NITEP in 2000. I have been fortunate to have worked in the Abbotsford School District since graduation.

Inspiring Educators: Interview with Shirley Leon (Siyamtelot)

October 29, 2013 | 10:35 am

Shirley Leon (Siyamtelot) graduated from NITEP 26 years ago. Her ancestors are Okanagan and she lives in the Stό:lō nation with her husband, Rudy. Shirley's granddaughter Jessica La Rochelle, is NITEP's Assistant Director.

Alumni Corner: Jennifer Anaquod

October 28, 2013 | 10:51 am

My name is Jennifer Anaquod and I am from Muscowpetung Saulteaux First Nation in Saskatchewan. I graduated from NITEP in May 2012. I have been putting my degree to use in many ways. I am currently the ECE methodology instructor at Native Education College.

Alumni Corner: Mike Akiwenzie

October 26, 2013 | 11:25 am

Boozhoo. My name is Mike Akiwenzie; I am from the Anishinaabek Nation, a member of the Chippewas of Nawash First Nations. I am a proud graduate of NITEP. After completing a Bachelor degree in Education in 1991, I began teaching at Grandview/¿uuqinak’uuh Elementary School in Vancouver.

NITEP Student Gathering

September 27, 2013 | 9:54 am

Friday, September 27, 2013
On September 27, student from all of the NITEP field centres will gather at the First Nations Longhouse at the Point Grey UBC campus.

BEd Program Student Orientation

September 3, 2013 | 4:11 pm

Tuesday, September 3, 2013
The Teacher Education Office welcomes new students starting the Bachelor of Education program for 2013/14. Doors open at 1:45 pm. Presentations will begin at 2 pm.