The Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada (TRC) has chosen the University of Manitoba to become the permanent host of a National Research Centre to house the statements, documents and other materials gathered by the Commission during its five-year mandate.
“Knowing that the TRC’s mandate ends one year from now, we knew we needed something ongoing,” […]
June 21st, 2013 · No Comments · Aboriginal, Indigenous, Outreach, Research
November 2nd, 2012 · No Comments · Aboriginal, Advisory, Indigenous, News, Outreach
The University of Manitoba is again hosting the exhibit “100 Years of Loss – The Residential School System in Canada”.
100 Years of Loss was previously hosted by Indigenous Achievement and Faculty of Medicine at the Bannatyne campus last spring. This exhibit is being brought back, this time to the William Norrie Centre – Inner City […]
October 30th, 2012 · No Comments · Aboriginal, Advisory, News, Outreach
The University of Manitoba is hosting a new exhibit that will raise awareness of the Inuit experience of residential schools – an often untold or misunderstood perspective.
Justice Murray Sinclair, honoured Inuit survivors, and University of Manitoba President David Barnard will officially open the exhibit tomorrow, October 31, 2012 at 11 a.m. on the Bannatyne campus.
September 17th, 2012 · No Comments · Aboriginal, History, Indigenous, News Release, Outreach, Peace and Justice, political studies
North Americans listing the world’s genocides often forget to include their own. Over three days this week, experts from around the world will gather at the University of Manitoba to explore the suppressed stories of Colonial Genocide and Indigenous North America.
The workshop starts with a powerful triple keynote presentation that is open to the public: […]
February 16th, 2012 · No Comments · Aboriginal, Advisory
Justice Murray Sinclair will deliver a free, public lecture tomorrow titled, Residential Schools: Everyone’s a Victim.
Justice Murray Sinclair is the Chair of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. His presentation is part of the Native Studies Colloquium Series.
Date: Friday, February 17, 2012
Time: 12:30 - 1:30 PM
Where: Migizii Agamik (Bald Eagle Lodge), 45 Curry Place, Fort Garry […]
February 8th, 2012 · No Comments · Aboriginal, Advisory
A mobile exhibit designed to raise awareness about the history and legacy of Residential Schools in Canada is arriving to the University of Manitoba’s Bannatyne Campus tomorrow.
The exhibit, “100 Years of Loss – The Residential School System in Canada”, is a project of the Legacy of Hope Foundation, a national Aboriginal charitable organization.
The bilingual exhibit, […]
January 11th, 2012 · No Comments · Aboriginal, Advisory, Alumni, Health, History, Indigenous, Law, Medicine, Outreach, Peace and Justice, political studies
The Faculty of Medicine has launched a lecture series to explore current issues and topics of relevance to improving the health of Manitoba’s First Nations, Métis and Inuit communities. The 2012 Lecture Series in First Nations, Métis and Inuit Health kicks off on Thursday, January 12, 2012, with “The Right Action at the Right Time,” […]