LECTURE SERIES: Senator Dr. Mary Jane McCallum

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Senator Dr. Mary Jane McCallum, a dentist of Cree heritage, has provided dental care to First Nations communities across Manitoba. She will share her experience as a residential school survivor as part of her ongoing effort to raise awareness and understanding.

Wilfred Laurier Brantford

Research and Academic Centre Room RCE 004.

LECTURE SERIES: The Sleeping Giant Awakes: Genocide, Indian Residential Schools and Conciliation

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Dr. David B. MacDonald, from Treaty 4 territory and a professor at the University of Guelph, provides a unique perspective on the prospects for conciliation following the genocide of the residential school system and the “Sixties Scoop.” Presented in conjunction with The Reconciling Circle, organizers of Treaties Recognition Week. Research and Academic Centre Room RCE 004.

Survivor Series

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The last Monday of each month we hold our Survivor Series event from 10am-12pm. Our Education staff will give our Residential School presentation, providing insight on the history of the Mohawk Institute and residential schools across Canada, as well as a glimpse inside the day to day life of a child at the “Mush Hole.”… Read more »

Lecture Series: Allan Downey – The Creators Game

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Allan Downey is the author of The Creator’s Game – the history of lacrosse. In this Lecture he describes how the game was used by Indigenous people to resist the residential school experiences and display their sovereignty. This event is Free for all to Attend.   Lecture to take place at: Wilfred Laurier University, Research… Read more »

Survivor Series

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The last Monday of each month we hold our Survivor Series event from 10am-12pm. Our Education staff will give our Residential School presentation, providing insight on the history of the Mohawk Institute and residential schools across Canada, as well as a glimpse inside the day to day life of a child at the “Mush Hole.”… Read more »