Four Directions Aboriginal Student Centre

Four Directions Aboriginal Student Centre
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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.

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. 

Charting a path toward reconciliation

Sun, 11/13/2016 - 06:43
National forum explores the legacy and impact of the Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples (RCAP), which issued its final report 20 years ago. 

A pathfinder, knowledge-carrier, and guide for life

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 10:14
Four Directions Elder in Residence Mary Ann Spencer works with all students to help them stay on a good path, in academics and beyond.

Campus life 'allowed me to claim my history'

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 09:46
Alumna Carol Ann Budd’s undergraduate years prepared her for career success – and helped her connect with her Aboriginal culture. 

From heartbreak to graduation

Wed, 06/08/2016 - 14:48
With some timely support Melanie Gray (Artsci'16) overcame the loss of her mother to graduate from Queen's University.

An exercise in Aboriginal history

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 15:03
Members of the Aboriginal Council of Queen’s University participate in a Kairos blanket exercise during May 9 meeting.

Out in the world, in all directions

Fri, 04/22/2016 - 14:38
Paul Chaput’s full and varied life eventually led him to Queen’s – and to spurring positive change for Aboriginal students.

Identifying avenues for support

Fri, 03/11/2016 - 14:03
Queen’s receives support from Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities for program to assist Aboriginal student self-identification.

Task force to respond to Truth and Reconciliation report

Thu, 03/10/2016 - 09:08
Group will develop proposals and prepare an inventory of existing initiatives that address calls to action on Indian Residential School legacy.

Making a positive impact

Fri, 03/04/2016 - 12:58
Tri-Awards recognize members of the Queen's community contributing to the advancement of equity, human rights, accessibility and inclusion.

Aboriginal learners take their 'future further'

Thu, 02/04/2016 - 11:00
Two Queen’s University graduates share their stories as part of a new awareness campaign.

Celebrating release of final report

Tue, 12/15/2015 - 15:03
Aboriginal Teacher Education Program leads Queen's community in celebrating the release of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission Final Report.

Circle of understanding

Fri, 12/04/2015 - 10:00
Offered across campus, cultural safety training aims to break down cultural barriers and foster a climate of awareness and respect.

Queen's officially opens Brant House

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 11:17
New student residence named in hounour Dr. Marlene Brant Castellano and Dr. Clare Clifton Brant  – Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory and Queen’s graduates.

Aboriginal student guided by promise to great-grandmother

Thu, 07/23/2015 - 12:14
Making the world a better place for his sisters and home community drives Darian Doblej in his many pursuits.

Celebrating Indigenous arts and culture

Sat, 03/21/2015 - 14:00
Queen's University capped Aboriginal Awareness Week with the Indigenous Celebration of Arts, Culture and Dance at the newly-opened Tett Centre.

Raising awareness

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 11:54
Queen’s Native Students' Association is holding Aboriginal Awareness Week from March 16-21.

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