Advanced Education and Skills - 2012

January, February, March, April, May, June,
July, August, September, October, November, December


January 5
Improved Access for More People Through New Adult Dental Program


February 2
New Program Provides Public Service Opportunities for Recent Graduates

February 13
Town of Grand Bank Curbside Composting Pilot Program Launched

February 14
Violators to Face Tougher Penalties for Illegal Blue Zone Parking

February 15
Important Element of Ocean Technology Sector Expanding


March 13
Media Advisory: Minister to Speak at Provincial Apprenticeship Forum

March 15
Ministerial Statement - Minister Announces Multiculturalism Week 2012

March 16
Lighting the Way for Multiculturalism Week 2012
Contract Extensions Issued for Employment Assistance Services

March 20
Amendment to Act Allows for Easier Access to Disability Saving Plans


April 4
Ministerial Statement - Provincial Wheelchair Curling Team Scores Personal Best

April 5
Provincial Nominations Open for Council of the Federation Literacy Award

April 18
Media Advisory: Ministers to Launch Provincial Inclusion Strategy

April 19
Access. Inclusion. Equality. Supported with $6.5 Million in Budget 2012

April 24
Budget 2012 Workforce Investments Support Growth and Prosperity
Responsible Social Investments in Budget 2012 Include $150 Million for Poverty Reduction
Building Prosperity: Infrastructure Investments Promote Sustainable Success
Labradorians Continue to Benefit from Northern Strategic Plan Investments


May 3
Media Advisory: Minister to Address Regional Apprenticeship Forum

May 4
Regional Apprenticeship Forum Working to Advance Apprentices

May 9
House of Assembly Passes Motion for Skilled Trades Opportunities

May 10
Apprenticeship Forums Build on Challenges and Opportunities

May 16
Media Advisory: Minister to Speak at National Conference
Ministerial Statement - Post-Secondary Transition Scholarship Supports Adult Learners

May 23
Ministerial Fisheries Committee Provides Update on Assistance for Fish Plant Workers and Regions Affected by Closures

May 24
Media Advisory: Minister to Officially Open Arts and Science Extension at Grenfell Campus

May 25
Grenfell Campus Extension Reaffirms Commitment to Post-Secondary Education

May 28
Ministerial Statement - Grenfell Campus Expansion Enhancing Education and Supporting Growth

May 29
Action of the Provincial Government Reflects Unwavering Support of Rural Communities

May 30
Media Advisory: Minister to Make Announcement on Student Employment Opportunities

May 31
Over $6.6 Million for Student Employment Programs Provides Nearly 3,000 Jobs for Students
Ministerial Statement - SIFE Memorial Sets Sights on World Championships
Appointments Made to College of the North Atlantic Board of Governors
New Act Expands Scope of Service Animals


June 1
$6.2 Million Investment Supports Job Creation and Community Development

June 4
Amendments to the Student Financial Assistance Act to Enhance Student Aid Program in Newfoundland and Labrador

June 8
Minister Clarifies Approval Process for Job Creation Partnerships

June 14
Ministerial Statement - Employers Moving Forward with Student Employment Programs

June 24
Public Advisory: Provincial Government Outlines Action to Address Evacuation of Labrador Communities

June 29
Media Advisory: Ministers to Participate in Ceremonies to Commemorate the Battle of Beaumont-Hamel


July 4
Media Advisory: Ministers to Attend National Meeting of Education Counterparts

July 6
Cyberbullying, Technology, and International Education Among Issues Discussed as Education Ministers Meet in Halifax


August 8
Media Advisory: Minister to Attend Opening Night of havin’ a time: Reunion 2012


September 7
Adult Learning Advanced through $1.2 Million in Funding and Literacy Champion Campaign

September 11
Public Advisory: Emergency Social Services Provided to Persons Potentially Affected by Tropical Storm Leslie

September 18
Tower Crane Operator Program Building Skilled Trades

September 26
Contract Talks Continue with College of the North Atlantic and Qatar

September 28
SIFE Memorial Takes on the World


October 15
Media Advisory: Minister to Address Industry Day Participants

October 16
Minister Participates in Launch of Industry Day 2012


November 6
Cabinetmakers Showcasing World-Class Talent in Brazil

November 7
Media Advisory: Minister to Attend MUN Scholarship Dinner

November 14
Media Advisory: Premier and Minister to Launch Journeyperson Mentorship Program
Journeyperson Mentorship Program Helping to Meet Skilled Trades Demand

November 16
Provincial Government Provides $650,000 to Launch Initiatives that Support Inclusion

November 21
Media Advisory: Parliamentary Secretary to Attend Marine Institute Scholarship Ceremony
RDC Investing More Than $865,000 in Ocean Industries Student Research

November 27
Ministerial Statement - College of the North Atlantic Graduate Excels at World Competition

November 30
Media Advisory: Parliamentary Secretary to Attend Awards Ceremony for College of the North Atlantic


December 3
Ministerial Statement - Province Recognizes United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities

December 13
Media Advisory: Parliamentary Assistant to Attend Practical Nursing Graduation Ceremony

December 14
Bell Island Adult Education Association Review Referred to RNC

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