Issue 95, Education Guide 2019

Indigenous Women Leading the Way at Red River College

“Truth and Reconciliation requires strong Indigenous female leadership. There is no reconciliation without Indigenous women leading the path forward,” says Rebecca Chartrand, Executive Director, Indigenous Strategy at Red River College. “One thing I always tell my 16-year-old daughter is I’ll know when we’ve reached reconciliation when I never have to say she was the first; when I don’t have to ... Read More »

What I Need to Know Before I Graduate

On Monday, February 25, the University of Sudbury (Ontario, Canada) hosted a Graduate Panel Discussion Series entitled Landing that Job… What I Need to Know Before I Graduate. Four graduate students (seen in photo)—Mia Bourque (B.A. Indigenous Studies), Lisa Knauz (B.A. Psychology; M.A. Applied Social Research), Jacynthe Lortie (B.A. Music) and Josh Wong (B.A. Law and Justice and Indigenous Studies)—made up the panel of ... Read More »

Jaris Swidrovich Shares his Views on Education

A member of Yellow Quill First Nation from Saskatchewan, Canada, Jaris Swidrovich is a popular speaker and educator for the International Indigenous Speakers Bureau (IISB) and at just 32 years of age, he has much wisdom to impart. His passion for health, education, and how Indigenous and marginalized people are impacted at local, provincial, national and international levels has driven his continuous education journey. Jaris ... Read More »

Giant Floor Map Offers New Understanding of Indigenous History

The Royal Canadian Geographical Society (RCGS) has released a learning tool that offers students and their teachers a new way to learn about the history of Canada. The Indigenous Peoples Atlas of Canada Giant Floor Map shows unsettled land claims, as well as treaties and settlement lands, reserves, and locations of former residential schools in Canada. The Giant Floor Map, without provincial and territorial boundaries, is unlike ... Read More »

Cary Morin

 Featured in SAY Magazine a few years ago, it’s time for an update on Cary Morin . Award-winning singer/songwriter Cary Morin continues to impact audiences around the world with his live acoustic performances. With a career that spans over three decades, Morin has evolved with the industry and continues to learn from his experiences and the incredible artists he works with. After completing his latest international tour, Morin ... Read More »

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