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A Refugee Success Story - Master’s Degree a Family First for Absher.

A Refugee Success Story - Master’s Degree a Family First for Absher.

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

Before they came to Canada, Nafisa Absher’s family spent years moving through the Middle East in search of a home. By Henrytye Glazebrook   Jun 9, 2017 Though her upbringing was steeped in Somali culture, Absher and her siblings have never set foot in the country in which their roots...


City Takes Step Toward Fighting Racism

City Takes Step Toward Fighting Racism

Posted in Community Programs

It was a historic day for the City of Regina as Mayor Michael Fougere promised to more actively address the issue of racism in Saskatchewan.   14 Jun 2017  Regina Leader-Post  Story and Photo by Jennifer Ackerman     Mayor Michael Fougere, centre, and FSIN Chief Bobby Cameron, left, sign...


World Refugee Day Regina - Tuesday June 20th, 2017 - City Plaza

World Refugee Day Regina - Tuesday June 20th, 2017 - City Plaza

Will you stand #WithRefugees!   On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017   from 12:00 to 1:00 pm,   the Regina Open Door Society (RODS) will be hosting a World Refugee Day (WRD) event. Please join us at the City Square Plaza Stage at noon. The program will include 2017 newcomer bursary awards followed...


New Provincial Health Authority Board Announced by Minister of Health

New Provincial Health Authority Board Announced by Minister of Health

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The next step in the creation of the new Saskatchewan Health Authority was taken Wednesday when Health Minister Jim Reiter announced its 10-person board of directors.   By Pamela Cowan, Regina Leader-Post     June 14/17   Provincial Health Minister Jim Reiter Photo: Bryaan...


Jazz Fest Regina 2017 - Many FREE Concerts! June 14-18

Jazz Fest Regina 2017 - Many FREE Concerts! June 14-18

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Free Jazz concerts around the City!   Support this Saskatchewan celebration of music, multiculturalism and more.  Enjoy the festival! Friday, June 16 Arnie Davis Trio 9:30 - 10:45 am City Square PlazaFriday, June 16 Kris Vogel Quintet 11:00 am - 12:15 pm City Square PlazaFriday, June 16...


Japanese Spring Festival!  Free!  Sunday June 18th at the University of Regina

Japanese Spring Festival! Free! Sunday June 18th at the University of Regina

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Matsuri -Japanese Summer Festival Sunday June 18, 201711:00 am - 3:00 pm Location:  University of Regina, Riddell Centre   Regina Japanese Canadian Club Inc. would like to invite you to our Matsuri (祭り) which is the Japanese Summer Festival. There will be stage performances (dance, music...


SOHL (Sask. Organization of Heritage Languages) Annual Meeting - in Regina - June 17th

SOHL (Sask. Organization of Heritage Languages) Annual Meeting - in Regina - June 17th

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SOHL Members: The SOHL Annual General Meeting is happening! This Saturday, June 17, 2017 In Regina At St. Athanasius Byzantine-Ukrainian Catholic Church 55 McMurchy Ave, Regina, SK S4R 3G3 starting at 10:00 am and aiming to end at 2:00 pm. The morning will host our Member...


Sask. gets $39M from Federal Government for Early Education

Sask. gets $39M from Federal Government for Early Education

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Saskatchewan’s education minister says federal money for early childhood education could be in place as early as next fall.   by Morgan Modjeski, Saskatoon StarPhoenix   June 12, 2017    Saskatchewan Education Minister Don Morgan plays with a young child in Ottawa during an annoucement that...


17 Saskatchewan Newcomer Entrepreneurs Celebrated at NEYA 2017 (Newcomer Entrepreneur of the Year Awards)

17 Saskatchewan Newcomer Entrepreneurs Celebrated at NEYA 2017 (Newcomer Entrepreneur of the Year Awards)

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

The Saskatoon Regional Economic Development Authority’s entrepreneurship program Square One honoured businesses and individuals at the second annual Newcomer Entrepreneur of the Year Awards (NEYA), which was celebrated in Saskatoon on June 6 at The Sheraton Cavalier. June 7, 2017...


Award-winning Downtown Regina Cultural Trailway - Learn More About Your City!

Award-winning Downtown Regina Cultural Trailway - Learn More About Your City!

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Downtown Regina Cultural Trailway receives City of Regina Municipal Heritage award for Education We are very honoured and excited to announce that the Downtown Regina Cultural Trailway project has recently won another award! Recipient of the City of Regina Municipal Heritage award for Education...