Four Directions Aboriginal Student Centre

Four Directions Aboriginal Student Centre
Four Directions Aboriginal Student Centre
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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.

Teachings and tools for well-being

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 15:12
The Queen’s Native Student Association is holding a six-week well-being series to help students stay physically and mentally healthy. 

Creating connections

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 13:41
Four Directions launched several outreach programs last year to connect local Aboriginal high school students with the university community.

Rethinking Macdonald

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 09:48
PhD candidate Erin Sutherland hopes performance series sparks critical discussion of Sir John A. Macdonald’s contributions to Indigenous/settler relationships.

Teepee teachings

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 15:06
Aboriginal Grade 7 and 8 students participated in a hands-on program at Four Directions Aboriginal Student Centre to learn more about the cultural significance and engineering of the teepee.

Deputy Provost dishes up feast at Four Directions

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 12:18
Laeeque Daneshmend and Peggy Watkin were the guest chefs for the recent feast hosted by Four Directions Aboriginal Student Centre.

Queen's celebrates Aboriginal culture during weeklong event

Fri, 03/14/2014 - 16:04
The marquee event of Aboriginal Awareness Week is the second annual Indigenous Celebration of Arts, Culture and Dance at the Athletics and Recreation Centre on March 22.

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