A Moving Monument

An artifact-turned-memorial for Aboriginal children who suffered in Canada’s residential schools was unveiled at the University of Alberta April 4.

E-books show kids the colour of Cree language

Native studies grad's class project has turned into an online tool for Cree language teachers across Alberta.

The Faculty of Native Studies offers four degree programs, a Master of Arts in Native Studies and two certificate programs, plus a multitude of classes

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Master of Arts in Native Studies

The Faculty of Native Studies distinctively combines Aboriginal community knowledge and concerns with the scholarly standards and methods of a research-intensive university.

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Native Studies is a student-centred, research-oriented faculty that provides a common ground for all students regardless of ethnic background to:

  • Learn 
  • Research 
  • Explore 
  • Critically examine

...the historical and contemporary experiences of Native peoples and communities, and their relationships with Canada and other countries.

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Support for our teaching and research means our students will be better prepared to lead and excel in their chosen fields when they graduate.

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