Education

January 18, 2016 – Registration for Great Moon Gathering 2016 now open

Registration for the Great Moon Gathering 2016 is now open for participants! Please register HERE.   Educators of the Mushkegowuk Territory will be celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Annual Great Moon Gathering 2016 – kishay pisim mamawihitowin at Northern College of Applied Arts and Technology, February 11 and 12, 2016 in Timmins, Ontario.  You are invited to register as a…read more →

November 2, 2015 – Great Moon Gathering 2016 Call for Proposals

This is a call for presentation, workshop, and panel discussion proposals for the Great Moon Gathering 2016 break-out sessions, February 11 and 12, 2016 in Timmins, Ontario. Be part of this event as one of our presenters. We are seeking dynamic and innovative presentations, workshops, and panel discussions that provide educators the opportunities to learn, to participate, and to extend…read more →

September 11, 2015 – Annual General Assembly

30th Annual MAMOWIHITOWIN of the OMUSHKEGOWUK (Annual General Assembly) will be held on October 20th, 21st, and 22nd, 2015 in Missanabie Cree First Nation. The location of the AGA will be held at Island View Camp, Missanabie, Ontario. For more information, please contact Donna Seary, Executive Director at 705-658-4222 or by email at donnaseary@mushkegowuk.ca

September 9, 2015 – Charter Flight Seat Sale

Omushkego Education will be having a charter flight along our coastal communities on September 11 and September 13. With this, There will be a Seat Sale open for all people in the communities. Children under 12 will need to be accompanied by an adult. This will be on a first come, first serve basis. For more information, please contact: Warren Kapashesit, Health &…read more →

August 13, 2015 – Indigenous Studies Opportunity

The University of Sudbury, Department of Indigenous Studies and Mushkegowuk Council are offering 3 programs right here in Moose Factory. Deadline to register for Fall/Winter courses is September 18, 2015 – Native Community-Based Research Methods (INDG 3215) – Foundations of Aboriginal Peoplehood (INDG 116) – Introduction to Cree (INDG 1025) To register, click here For more information, please contact: Mary…read more →

July 9, 2015 – ‘Trick or Treaty’ Documentary Available for Digital Download

The documentary Trick or Treaty? by Alanis Obomsawin follows the course of Indigenous leaders in their quest for justice and fairness as they seek to establish dialogue with the Canadian government. Their message is clear: Urgent action is needed. By tracing the history of their ancestors since the signing of the treaty, they want to raise people’s awareness about the…read more →

March 18, 2015 – Regional Youth Gathering

This years Regional Youth Gathering will be held in Moose Factory, ON – March 28 & 29, 2015. For youth ages 12-29. We’ll have workshops, presentations, and activities at this event. We will also provide a safe opportunity for Youth to discuss the topic of suicide – to provide thoughts and recommendations on this very sensitive subject. There will be…read more →

March 7, 2015 – Education Assistance

The objective of the post school program is to sponsor and support Bill C-31 First Nation students of Fort Albany and Kashechewan who have been accepted into a program of study at a College or University. Financial assistance is subject to those who meet the criteria defined in the Post School Policy Student Handbook and the availability of funds through…read more →

January 14, 2015 – Great Moon Gathering

This years Great Moon Gathering will be held in Moose Factory, Ontario on February 12 & 13, 2015. The event will be held at Delores D. Echum Composite School. To register, or for more information, please visit the official Great Moon Gathering website here. Updates will also be made available on Facebook which can be found here.