NITEPers Students & Alumni Corner

BC 100: Indigenous Education Alumni Speaker Panel

May 12, 2016 

The purpose of this event, featuring three of our outstanding Education’s 100 Alumni, was to share insights, create dialogue, and develop individual and cooperative actions to accelerate the success of Indigenous education, with an emphasis on the past, present, and future role of the UBC Faculty of Education.

Dave Robinson – Boxer, Carver, Future Teacher

Jun 23, 2015 

Dave Robinson - Year 2 NITEP Student. Boxer, Carver, Future Teacher

New NITEP Field Centres to Open in 2015 and 2016!

Jun 16, 2015 

NITEP will be opening two new field centres in Lillooet and the Fraser Valley!

Indigenous Education Graduates Celebrated at Longhouse Grad

May 29, 2015 

18 Indigenous Education Graduates honoured at Longhouse Graduation Celebration.

Kye Smith, Year 4 NITEP Teacher Candidate

Apr 29, 2015 

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

NITEP Receives the 2014/15 Alfred Scow Award

Mar 23, 2015 

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

Dec 13, 2013 

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

Oct 30, 2013 

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)

Oct 29, 2013 

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

Oct 28, 2013 

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.