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Indigenous perspectives: National Aboriginal Day & Canada 150

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 13:21
Community members offer their Aboriginal Day plans and thoughts on Canada 150.

Two 2017 Queen’s National Scholars announced

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 13:00
Queen’s University welcomes Isabelle St-Amand and Michael Doxtater.

Quid novi: what's new on campus May 2017

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 16:36
Teaser: 

Queen's TRC final report; the racism and diversity report; rare books, and the "New Eyes on the Universe" exhibit.

Renewable energy and reconciliation

Wed, 05/17/2017 - 10:08
Queen’s researcher receives CIHR grant for interdisciplinary research program on Indigenous leadership in renewable energy development.

Lederman Law Library acquires Aboriginal texts

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 15:12
Anonymous donation enables Lederman Law Library to expand collection on Aboriginal law and aspects of law published by Aboriginal authors and publishing houses.

Getting reconciliation right

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 15:28
Report from national forum on Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples outlines ways people can make a difference in the reconciliation process.  

Indspire Award winner embraces personal journey

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 14:12
Medical student Thomas Dymond, recipient of a prestigious Indigenous award, has discovered and embraced his Aboriginal identity. 

Law student encourages deeper understanding of treaty histories

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 14:37
Jason Mercredi offered his expertise and personal experience to Queen’s TRC Task Force. 

TRC report brings communities together to change course

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 11:20
University commits to building good relations and effecting meaningful institutional change.

Queen’s celebrates release of TRC Task Force final report

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 16:42
Event marks culmination of year-long effort to respond to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada’s final report on the history and legacy of Canada’s residential school system.

Self-exploration and identity as an Aboriginal student

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 13:26
Alumna, staff member, and TRC Task Force member Vanessa McCourt talks about her time as a student and her work as an adviser at Four Directions.  

Med student eager to advance Aboriginal initiatives

Fri, 03/17/2017 - 13:39
Steve Tresierra joined the Queen’s TRC Task Force to help build on existing foundation of Indigenous programming. 

Final community forum on racism, diversity, and inclusion

Thu, 03/16/2017 - 15:31
The final community forum held by the Principal's Implementation Committee on Racism, Diversity, and Inclusion will take place Monday, March 20.

Leader of Four Directions, Clan Mother, and mentor to many

Thu, 03/16/2017 - 13:55
Janice Hill wears many hats and takes on many responsibilities, but overarching all is an unwavering commitment to Aboriginal students.

Medicine wheels, talking circles, and traditional knowledge

Mon, 03/13/2017 - 14:39
Teaser: 

The Aboriginal Teacher Education Program (ATEP) offers "unapologetically Indigenous perspectives" to the classroom.

Queen’s, Indigenous communities to celebrate important milestone

Mon, 03/13/2017 - 11:45
Principal Woolf to host event March 21 to mark the release of Queen’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission Task Force final report.

Raising Indigenous awareness

Fri, 03/10/2017 - 16:02
Queen’s Native Student Association hosts series of events to mark Indigenous Awareness Week March 10-18. 

175th anniversary: A day to remember

Sun, 03/05/2017 - 15:43
The university will hold a special Senate meeting on March 7 to mark 175 years since Senate welcomed the first class to Queen’s.