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  • Hogue, Michelle M. (University of Regina. Faculty of EducationArts and ScienceIndigenous Student Success Cohort (ISSC)University of Lethbridge, 2016)
    Aboriginal people are alarmingly under-represented in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)-related careers. This under-representation is a direct result of the lack of academic success in science and ...
  • Belanger, Yale D. (University of Nevada, Las Vegas. International Gaming InstituteArts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of Lethbridgehttps://digitalscholarship.unlv.edu/grrj/vol18/iss2/4, 2014)
    To date a dearth of data has made it difficult to evaluate the success of First Nations casinos in Canada. This paper helps remedy this situation by presenting a three-province overview (Ontario, Saskatchewan and Alberta ...
  • Williams, Robert J.; Leonard, Carrie A.; Belanger, Yale D.; Christensen, Darren R.; el-Guebaly, Nady; Hodgins, David C.; McGrath, Daniel S.; Nicoll, Fiona; Stevens, Rhys M. G. (SageHealth SciencesArts and ScienceUniversity of LethbridgeUniversity of CalgaryUniversity of Albertahttps://doi.org/10.1177%2F0706743720980080, 2020)
    Objective The purpose of this study was to provide an updated profile of gambling and problem gambling in Canada and to examine how the rates and pattern of participation compare to 2002. Method An assessment of gambling ...
  • Belanger, Yale D.; Awosoga, Olu A.; Weasel Head, Gabrielle (University of AlbertaArts and ScienceHealth SciencesDepartment of Native American StudiesUniversity of Lethbridgehttp://ejournals.library.ualberta.ca/index.php/aps/article/view/19006, 2013)
    The growing rate of urban Aboriginal homelessness is a concern in Canada, yet, to date, no national enumeration of the homeless community has been attempted. Consequently, policies implemented to guarantee vulnerable ...
  • Belanger, Yale D.; Weasel Head, Gabrielle; Awosoga, Olu A. (University of AlbertaArts and ScienceHealth SciencesDepartment of Native American StudiesUniversity of Lethbridgehttp://ejournals.library.ualberta.ca/index.php/aps/article/view/17705, 2012)
    This paper explores the current state of urban Aboriginal housing in Canada, by providing an up-to-date mapping of national urban Aboriginal housing conditions. This paper demonstrates that home ownership helps to reduce ...
  • Belanger, Yale D.; Petryshyn, Suzanne V. M. (City of Lethbridge, 2007-06-25)
    With municipal population numbers rising, our knowledge and understanding of the existing and anticipated immigration trends of immigration, maintenance of birth and fertility rates and increasing university and college ...
  • Williams, Robert J.; Leonard, Carrie A.; Belanger, Yale D.; Christensen, Darren R.; el-Guebaly, Nady; Hodgins, David C.; McGrath, Daniel S.; Nicoll, Fiona; Smith, Garry J.; Stevens, Rhys M. G. (SpringerHealth SciencesArts and ScienceUniversity of LethbridgeUniversity of CalgaryUniversity of Albertahttps://doi.org/10.17269/s41997-020-00443-x, 2021)
    Objectives:The purpose of this study is to provide an updated profile of gamblers and problem gamblers in Canada and to identify characteristics most strongly associated with problem gambling. Methods: An assessment of ...
  • Mercer, Nicholas; Hanrahan, Maura (Taylor & FrancisArts and SciencesDepartment of Native American StudiesUniversity of WaterlooUniversity of Lethbridge, 2017)
    Background: Black Tickle-Domino is an extremely water-insecure remote Inuit community in the Canadian subarctic that lacks piped-water. Drinking water consumption in the community is less than a third of the Canadian ...