Monthly Archives: March 2009

Night classes allow adult students to fit learning into their schedule

Going back to school is never easy, especially if you have the added stresses of a fulltime job, kids and other commitments. The Miramichi Adult Learning Inc. (MALI), in partnership with the Regional Adult Learning Coordinator for the Department of Post Secondary Education Training and Labour, offer adult education classes throughout Northumberland county. Now they… Continue Reading

Seniors learning about technology at Tabusintac access centre

As we learned last week, a non-profit organization is ensuring that education is easily accessible by offering adult learning courses and computer access centres in local communities. Miramichi Adult Learning Inc. (MALI), in partnership with the Regional Adult Learning Coordinator (Ann Morrissy), Department of Post Secondary Education Training and Labour offers a series of adult… Continue Reading

Distance learning courses making it easier to continue education

Everyone loves the serenity of rural New Brunswick. The peace, tranquility and neighbourly friendliness make it a safe haven for many who never want to leave. But sometimes being a 40 minute drive or more outside of a major centre can make it difficult to get things locally. Many people have to travel into the… Continue Reading

Educator teaching adults that were once her students as children

BAIE STE. ANNE – After 33 years of teaching you would think that Gemma Theriault would be enjoying a long, relaxing retirement. But, that’s not what this life-long educator had in mind. Theriault is an educator with Miramichi Adult Learning Inc. (MALI) who has hired her so that people in the Baie Ste. Anne area… Continue Reading