At Nipissing University, we celebrate the contributions and accomplishments of Black students, staff, and faculty members in academic and campus life and their tireless advocacy and activism, whether individually or through collectives such as the Nipissing University Black Association for Student Expression (NUBASE) and the Caucus of Racialized Persons (CRP), towards issues of anti-racism, equity, and discrimination on our campus both past and present, difficult work that is sometimes performed within a context of trauma that is inflicted through racist actions and systemic injustices.
Hilary & Galen Weston Foundation grants $400,000 to Nipissing University to establish rare dementia support serviceSchool of Social WorkResearchThe Hilary and Galen Weston Foundation has granted $400,000 to Nipissing University to support the establishment and growth of a new a support service for Canadians living with rare and young onset dementia called Rare Dementia Support Canada (RDS Canada).
Dave Marshall Leadership AwardDo you know an outstanding Nipissing University student leader deserving of recognition? Nominations for the 2022 Dave Marshall Leadership Awards are officially open. Until January 31, 2022, faculty members, alumni, students and community members are encouraged to nominate individuals who have demonstrated exceptional leadership in one of three categories: Academic, Campus or Community.
Important Information for StudentsNipissing University and Canadore College are helping to improve access to post-secondary education for youth placed in the care of the Canadian Children’s Aid Society with the launch of a new tuition waiver. Nipissing and Canadore will each offer up to five tuition and fee waivers per year to individuals currently or formerly in foster care.
GeneralAs the holiday break inches closer and 2021 draws to a close, on behalf of Nipissing University I wanted to extend warm wishes to you and yours for a safe and relaxing holiday season. Sincerely, Kevin B. Wamsley
AlumniThe Nipissing University Alumni Advisory Board (NUAAB) has unveiled the names of its 2021 Alumni Award recipients. The annual Alumni Awards celebrate the accomplishments of members of Nipissing University's global community of alumni who represent an inspiring account of positive social, cultural and economic change in the world.
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