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93 Charles Street West, Alumni Hall, Old Victoria College
Time: Mar 22nd, 8:30 am End: Mar 23rd, 5:00 pm
Interest Categories: Law, Faculty of , Indigenous, History (FAS), Historical Studies (UTM), Historical and Cultural Studies (UTSC), Education, Ontario Institute for Studies in (OISE/UT), Education, Canada, 2000-

The Office of the Dean of Students at Victoria University is pleased to invite you to our second annual Indigenous Conference, which is being held on Thursday, March 22 and Friday, March 23, 2018. 


Event Location: Alumni Hall, Old Vic

Thursday, March 22, 2018, from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM

Friday, March 23, 2018, from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM

The goal of this conference is to discuss the role of the University in responding to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission's 94 Calls to Action, and to provide a space to learn about different worldviews from Indigenous community members. The conference will feature keynote speaker, John Borrows, the Canada Research Chair in Indigenous Law at the University of Victoria Law School in British Columbia , and panel discussions, with guests Sheila Cote-Meek the  Associate Vice-President, Academic & Indigenous Programs at Laurentian University and Rev. Evan Smith, Minister at Toronto Urban Native Ministry.    The second day of the conference will have an Indigenous Cultural Competency Training Session, and a closing ceremony. Lunch and a light breakfast will be provided for all attendees.

This is a free conference open to all, but spaces are limited so please register online as soon as possible, at http://www.vic.utoronto.ca/students/CAMPUS__RE__CONCILIATIONS__SECOND_LISTENINGS.htm.

Should you have any questions please contact the Office of the Dean of Students: 416-585-4528, or vic.ideas@utoronto.ca. We hope to see you on March 22 and 23!




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