Four Directions Aboriginal Student Centre

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First Director of Indigenous Initiatives appointed

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 13:23
The establishment of an Office of Indigenous Initiatives was a key recommendation of the Queen’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission Task Force.

Indigenous academics share knowledge at Matariki Conference

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 15:09
The annual Matariki Network Indigenous Student Mobility Program welcomed students and faculty from around the world, including four representatives from Queen’s, to Perth, Australia. 

Indigenous art to appear in Law atrium

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 13:53
Indigenous artists are invited to submit proposals for an art piece to be displayed in the Faculty of Law starting next fall.

Queen’s National Scholar wins prestigious Trudeau Fellowship

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 12:57
Norman Vorano recognized for his work with Indigenous communities in the Canadian Arctic to record, understand, and share Inuit art history.

Fostering intercultural skills and knowledge

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 14:28
Collaborative certificate program aligns with recommendations of TRC Task Force and PICRDI report.

Queen’s Reads takes on The Break

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 09:12
Katherena Vermette's award-winning novel explores themes of diversity, identity and resiliency.

Gift creates award for Indigenous law students

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 16:14
Gift of $50,000 helps create the David Sharpe Indigenous Law Student Award for upper-year studies.

Queen’s student joins Canada 150 sea expedition

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 09:19
Thomas Dymond casts off on a journey through the Northwest Passage to celebrate diversity and reconciliation.

Making it easier to self-identify

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 09:34
New SOLUS mechanism allows students with Aboriginal ancestry to self-identify to the university any time.

Connecting with Grandmother moon

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 14:22
Hosted by the Four Directions Aboriginal Student Centre, the Women's Full Moon ceremonies provide participants a circle of support, unburdening, and gratitude.

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.

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.

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. 

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