Niagara and Confederation sign MOUs to increase access for Aboriginal students

January 13, 2016

Niagara College and the Anishinabek Educational Institute have renewed a partnership designed to improve Anishinabek students’ access to programs and boost student retention efforts. The five-year agreement will see Niagara and AEI collaborate on the promotion and curriculum development of chosen programs. In addition, the institutions will explore opportunities for shared curriculum and faculty/staff development. Similarly, Confederation College and the Couchiching First Nation have signed an MOU to collaborate on the creation of a trades school. Under the terms of the agreement, Couchiching would provide the facility and Confederation would deliver programming in skilled trades, engineering technology, and related areas. Niagara | Anishinabek News | Confederation | APTN