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What is a Skilled Trade?
Tuesday, August 28, 2018 in Programs

We have all heard that skilled tradespeople are in high demand - but what exactly is a skilled trade?

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Guest Blog - Building Back Better in Dominica
Thursday, August 23, 2018 in General Interest

The following blog post was submitted by Carter Vance. Carter is taking part in an internship through College of the Rockies in Roseau, Dominica where he is serving as a Disability and Learning Support Officer with Dominica State College. Carter holds an Honours Bachelor of Psychology from the University of Ottawa, an Honours Bachelor of Social Work from Algoma University, and a Master of Arts in Political Economy from Carleton university. Prior to this internship opportunity, Carter worked as a Literacy Councillor at Kasabonika Lake First Nation in Ontario, as a Policy Intern with Emmaus in London, UK, and as a Legislative Researcher with the Senate of Canada. He has published articles on topics related to social work, international affairs and political economy in both academic and non-academic outlets. He is also a published poet and contributes regularly to a number of creative writing outlets.

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Global Learning for a Global Planet
Tuesday, August 7, 2018 in General Interest

We live in a changing world, where globalization is becoming the norm. Developing a deeper understanding of the cultures, customs, and worldview of others is becoming a necessity for many career paths and is important for promoting acceptance and tolerance in all societies.

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