Forming cultural communities key for post-secondary success

The first year of university can be difficult for many students.

APTN National News
The first year of university can be difficult for many students.

This is especially true for Aboriginal students who face the additional challenge of culture shock.

Educators and health professionals agree that forming cultural communities can ease the transition.

APTN National News reporter Ossie Michelin has this story.

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