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Plain Red Art Gallery at FNUniv Presents Beads Sweat & Plaster Student Art Exhibit

April 22, 2015
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​Plain Red Art Gallery at First Nations University of Canada is proud to present Beads Sweat & Plaster featuring work by Indian Art 230, 210, 310 & 410 students.

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FNUniv Celebrates the Publication of Dr. Sharon L. Acoose’s Book

April 14, 2015
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​First Nations University of Canada, Regina Campus and JCharlton Publishing Ltd. are pleased to invite you to celebrate the publication of Dr. Sharon L. Acoose’s An Arrow In My Heart: A First Nations Woman’s Account of Survival from the Streets to the Height of Academia.

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First Nations University of Canada Launches New Website and Recruitment Campaign

March 03, 2015
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The First Nations University of Canada (FNUniv) has unveiled its new recruitment brand with the launch of its revamped website and a new program catalogue. Both the website and the catalogue feature FNUniv’s engaging new design and tag-line, “What’s Your Soul Reason?”.

This open-ended question, with its clever play on words, provides an opportunity for people to articulate the many reasons that they have chosen to make FNUniv part of their educational journey. In listening to stories of Elders, students, faculty and staff, it was clear that all had their own “soul reason” for being involved with this special institution.

The campaign draws upon and promotes the University’s strengths and attributes as a truly unique Indigenous post-secondary institution, where education is combined with First Nations culture, history and values, including inclusivity, respect and spirituality. FNUniv has been a leader in Indigenous education for nearly 40 years.

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First Nations University of Canada’s 37th Annual Spring Celebration Pow-Wow

February 11, 2015
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​First Nations University of Canada’s 37th Annual Spring Celebration Pow-Wow takes place April 11-12, 2015 at the Brandt Centre, Evraz Place in Regina, Saskatchewan.

Our pow-wow is a celebration of spring, of renewal and of the positive aspects of First Nations culture through the sharing of song, dance, ceremony, food and craft. People of all ages and backgrounds are welcome to come and experience the beauty, vibrance and richness of one of largest indoor pow-wows in North America.

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Copper Thunderbird: The Art of Norval Morrisseau

February 03, 2015
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​Plain Red Art Gallery at First Nations University of Canada is proud to present Copper Thunderbird: The Art of Norval Morrisseau.

The exhibit kicks off with a reception on Thursday, February 5, 2015 from 7-9pm at Plain Red Art Gallery. On Friday, February 6, 2015 from 1-4:15 pm we are pleased to host a symposium with presentations by Barry Ace, Tom Hill, Dr. Carmen Robertson, Armand Garnet Ruffo and Jessica Wilson. This is followed by the official launch for Armand Garnet Ruffo’s book Norval Morrisseau: Man Changing Into Thunderbird at 7pm at the Plain Red Art Gallery. On Saturday at 7pm, we are excited to show a screening of the documentary A Separate Reality: Norval Morrisseau, presented by Mispon.

All events will be presented at the First Nations University of Canada, 1 First Nations Way, Regina, SK. Free parking for the events located in Lot 19M.

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