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    Reminder: June 16th is the CES-NS Annual General Meeting & Resource Swap

    Just a reminder that the Canadian Evaluation Society Nova Scotia Chapter’s Annual General Meeting will be held on Wednesday, June 16th from 12:00–1:30 pm (ADT) through Zoom. The meeting will include a report on Chapter activities over the past year, financial report, and election of new board members. Following the AGM will be a resource swap! This will be a group chat for everyone to share resources that they’ve found helpful – books, websites, videos, events, or anything really that has been a go-to for them. All CES-NS members in good standing are invited to attend. Please register in advance: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEsfuirpzIpHdS7g1gkdXAGtIFjyL5IgRP0 See you there! 🙂

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    Indigenous History Month: A message from Andrealisa Belzer and Vanessa Nevin

    Dear CES NS members and blog subscribers, Although Indigenous History Month is usually an invitation for all Canadians to celebrate, this June has begun with mourning and nationwide calls to end genocide in Canada, both of which are echoed within the newly released MMIWG action plan. As president of CES Nova Scotia, Andrealisa is honored to coauthor this blog post with Vanessa Nevin of Sipekne’katik First Nation.  Vanessa is Director of Health at the Atlantic Policy Congress of First Nations Chiefs.  She chairs the Atlantic Indigenous Evaluation Stewardship Circle, which is a community of practice to support Indigenous-led evaluation, and is a founding member the nascent Canadian Hub of the Blue Marble Evaluation Network. In the spirit of gratitude for CES members and…

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    CES-NS Annual General Meeting & Resource Swap

    The Canadian Evaluation Society Nova Scotia Chapter’s Annual General Meeting will be held on Wednesday, June 16th from 12:00–1:30 pm (ADT) through Zoom. The meeting will include a report on Chapter activities over the past year, financial report, and election of new board members. Following the AGM will be a resource swap! This will be a group chat for everyone to share resources that they’ve found helpful – books, websites, videos, events, or anything really that has been a go-to for them. All CES-NS members in good standing are invited to attend. Please register in advance: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEsfuirpzIpHdS7g1gkdXAGtIFjyL5IgRP0 See you there! 🙂

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    Last Call for Joining the CES-NS Board!

    As we near our Annual General Meeting (which will be on June 16 @ noon ADT by the way; more info coming very soon), we’d like to put out a final call for Board members. We’re still looking to fill the role of Professional Development Chair. This past year, we had two co-chairs share the role, which is certainly an option going forward as well! The PD Chair(s) will help to identify and plan professional development activities offered by CES-NS throughout the year (e.g., invited speakers, webinars, networking, or journal club). Please note that you must be a current CES Member to hold a Board position. If you’d like to…

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    Volunteer Opportunities with CES NS & Save the Date for the CES NS AGM

    We’re looking for new CES NS Board* members for:– Vice President– Secretary– Professional Development Chair*Must be a current CES Member to hold a Board position. We are also looking for volunteers for three committees:– Professional Development– Partnership & Engagement– Communications We need your help to continue to build our CES Nova Scotia Chapter!To learn more, reach out to us at: [email protected] let us know of your interest by June 1, 2021. Save the date:CES NS AGMNoon, June 16, 2021Details to follow.