Meet Emily Palmer, our new communications intern

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Emily is studying the master of journalism program at the University of British Columbia. A keen audio storyteller, she’ll be developing a limited series audio project centered around NSI alumni and their powerful stories.

Meet Cheyenne Bruneau, program manager for NSI Art of Business Management

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Cheyenne is an alumna of CBC New Indigenous Voices and, while living in Paris for a time, sang the blues at cafés near Le Louvre.

Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers joins National Screen Institute as co-manager of IndigiDocs training program

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Elle-Máijá will work alongside program manager Kaya Wheeler and also serve as director advisor for the program.

Meet Jessica Gibson: NSI’s newest manager of programs and development

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Get to know our new team member who comes to us from Media RendezVous Inc. where she worked as a production manager.

National Screen Institute appoints Jessica Gibson as manager of programs and development

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Jessica will manage the TELUS STORYHIVE Podcast Edition working with content creators in Alberta and BC, in addition to several other new NSI programming initiatives focused on diverse creators.

NSI’s Ursula Lawson promoted, now taking management lead on NSI Business for Producers and NSI New Northern Voices

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Ursula now leads a slate of other training initiatives including the NSI/FTM Manitoba Content Creators Development Accelerator and the mentorship, development and delivery of projects for TELUS STORYHIVE.

Meet Rachel Young, NSI’s new alumni outreach coordinator

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A recent graduate of the Creative Communications program at Red River College in Winnipeg where she specialized in media production. Her position is funded by the Government of Canada through the Canada Summer Jobs program.

Meet RBC associate Oyinkansola Bolaji-Idowu, on secondment to NSI

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Oyin is part of RBC’s Career Launch Program which gives recent graduates a chance to get the experience they need to be successful in the job market.

We’re hiring!

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NSI is seeking a senior manager, programs and development. This is a full-time position based in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Apply by September 30, 5 p.m., Central Time.

Kaya Wheeler steps into new role at NSI, takes management lead on CBC New Indigenous Voices

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Kaya – of Anishnaabe and Nehiyaw descent – is a registered member of Sagkeeng First Nation in Manitoba.

Joy Loewen appointed CEO of the National Screen Institute

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Joy has served as acting executive director since May 2019.

NSI’s Board of Directors appoints Joy Loewen NSI acting executive director

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She steps into the position following CEO John Gill’s recent resignation announcement.