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WHITEHORSE, YT—The Yukon College board of governors has begun recruitment for the institution’s next president and vice chancellor.

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(Credit: Fritz Mueller)

WHITEHORSE—Over 775 new and returning credit students are enrolled in classes this fall at Yukon College a 17 per cent increase over this time last year

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Perspectives in Reconciliation participants stand together at the Carcross Learning Centre, Yukon. (Photo: Alistair Maitland Photography)

WHITEHORSE—Presidents, vice-presidents and reconciliation leads from 31 colleges and universities have returned to their respective institutions across Canada with fresh perspectives on reconciliation, inspiration about what is possible and new relationships to support their journeys.

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Yukon College student, Noah Sternbergh

WHITEHORSE— As part of its partnership with Nergica, Yukon Research Centre at Yukon College participated for the first time in an intern exchange. Nergica hosted Yukon College student and research assistant Noah Sternbergh for four weeks in Quebec, while Camille St-Arneault, an intern with Nergica and student at Cégep de la Gaspésie et des Îles was hosted by the Northern Energy Innovation (NEI)

Yukon raised Nina Vogt, research assistant with Northern Climate Exchange at Yukon College has just been awarded the W. Garfield Weston Award in Northern Research.
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WHITEHORSE — Presidents and reconciliation leads from 31 Canadian colleges and universities will come together in Yukon this week for the first time ever t

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WHITEHORSE— Environmental Monitoring certificate students at Yukon College can now benefit from a new fund created by the Yukon Party executive designed to help remove barriers to education and employment.

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WHITEHORSE—Two new financial awards in the amounts of $5000 and $8000 are available to Yukon College students entering full time courses in September. 

Dr. Maggie Matear

WHITEHORSE—Dr. Maggie Matear has joined Yukon College as vice president University Services.  

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WHITEHORSE—Yukon University, soon to be Canada’s first university North of 60, unveiled its new identity today,