News - Unamaki College

In.Business Student Recognized for Volunteer Contributions

Dante Joe-Pierro, an Allison Bernard Memorial High School student and member of Cape Breton University’s In.Business program was recognized at the Provincial Volunteer Awards earlier this week. Each year, the awards ceremony honours volunteers from across the province for their outstanding community contributions, and this year, for the first time, the awards have included volunteers More »

Dr. Cheryl Bartlett Named Distinguished Alumna

Professor Emerita Dr. Cheryl Bartlett, has been named the recipient of the 2013 Distinguished Alumni Award at the University of Alberta. Dr. Bartlett completed her Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Integrative Science at Cape Breton University in 2013. Integrative Science is the concept pioneered at CBU, in conjunction with Aboriginal Elders and educators, by More »

CBU Researchers Part of Team that Receives CIHR Grant Grounded in Two-Eyed Seeing

Two-Eyed Seeing, a guiding principle for transcultural work, was pioneered by Mi’kmaw Elders and researchers at Cape Breton University (CBU).  It emphasizes learning to recognize the best in each of the Indigenous and Western knowledges when a collaborative approach is used for science education and research, and it is the foundation of a national, priority, More »