Tag: Elders

Social Work Opened Many Doors for Tootoosis

Kimberly Tootoosis was determined to attend university out east, but after reading a magazine article about the Social Work program at the Saskatchewan Indian Federated College (SIFC), interest in the Indigenous-based…

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Saving First Nations University

In 2010, the First Nations University of Canada was facing the loss of both provincial and federal  funding because of internal management and governance issues. While leadership on both sides…

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Inspired by the Next Generation

Elaine Thomas says it was her daughter that inspired her to get her Indian Social Work degree, because of her interest in working with children. So, Elaine accepted the challenge…

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