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Little Mudder Challenge lives up to name

June 14, 2019
June 14, 2019 -- Teamwork, smiles and tired legs. For participants from Prince George and area schools, these were the defining features of the Aboriginal Education Canadian Tire Little Mudder Challenge, which wrapped up its third and final day on Friday at Otway Nordic Centre. Students had to make their way...

Excitement building for Little Mudder Challenge

June 07, 2019
June 7, 2019 -- There is no time clock. The Aboriginal Education Canadian Tire Little Mudder Challenge is exactly what it says it is – a challenge. It's not a race, so there's no need for keeping track of finishing times. "Students love it, staff love it," said John Giannisis, a...

Around Our Schools

June 04, 2019
​ June 4, 2019 -- Lheidli T'enneh wants representation on Board of Education Clayton Pountney, recently elected Chief of the Lheidli T'enneh, has called for representation of the First Nation on the School District No. 57 Board of Education. Pountney made his case during the board's regular public meeting on Tuesday,...

First Ts'udelhti a memorable celebration of Aboriginal graduates

May 31, 2019
May 31, 2019 -- Tori Edwards was part of a history-making day, and she was shining with pride. Edwards was one of about 80 Grade 12 students who participated in Ts'udelhti, the first-ever Aboriginal Graduation Ceremony held in School District No. 57. Ts'udelhti, which means We Honour in Dakelh Lheidli dialect,...
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Her Time anti-gang presentations to be held in Prince George

May 31, 2019
​ May 31, 2019 -- A young woman doesn't have to live in Vancouver to fall into a gang lifestyle. She can live in Prince George and be subject to the same risk. Anisha Parhar and Sandy Avelar, two Female Gang Detectives from the Lower Mainland, are acutely aware of this...