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Winter City Stories

Jamie Bell

CBRL Conversations: Dr. Olaf Kuhlke

This week’s University of Victoria Community Based Research Lab Community Conversations meeting is with Dr. Olaf Kuhlke. He is Professor and Chair of Creative Entrepreneurship at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design. 

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November 2023 Project Update

It’s been a busy few months. Here is our project update as we move into November, 2023. It’s the month we’ve been waiting for as, after more than six months of dedicated planning, Niriqatiginnga will officially start its programming.

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Planning: Aligning Activities to Thematic Priorities

The Niriqatiginnga project is being designed to align with the thematic priorities of the Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG), Manitoba Agriculture’s Sustainable Canadian Agriculture Partnership, and the UArctic Thematic Networks in the areas of food security, food sovereignty, and economic reconciliation in the following ways:

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Upcoming Events

25 February 2024
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Come join us Saturday February 25th for the annual Direct Farm Marketing Conference. We are excited to be able to have the opportunity to connect again with our farm and […]

27 February 2024
All day
Winnipeg Art Gallery, 300 Memorial Blvd Manitoba R3C 1V1 Canada

Take in the Northern Perspectives Trade Show and Artists Market from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 27-29, 2024 at the prestigious Winnipeg Art Gallery.

13 March 2024
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Part of our project’s goal is to provide a platform for those who have transitioned from northern life to urban living to document, celebrate, and pass on traditional stories and narratives, community history, and rich cultural heritage.