Indigenous Awareness Week

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 08:30 to Friday, February 2, 2018 - 04:30

Tuesday, Jan 30, 12:30-2pm, Franklin Lew Forum

  • Official welcome to Indigenous Awareness Week by Elder Larry Grant, faculty welcome, Dancers of Damelahamid, and a panel: counsel for Ktunaxa, Jeff Hubermann and Karenna Williams, and Vi Birdstone on the recent SCC decision: Ktunaxa Nation v. British Columbia (Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations), 2017 SCC 54

Wednesday, Jan 31, 12:30-2pm, Rm 123

  • Professor Jacinta Ruru, from the University of Otago, New Zealand presenting, “A Treaty in Another Context: Creating Reimagined Treaty Relationships in Aotearoa New Zealand.” 

Thursday, Feb 1, 12:30-2pm, Rm 123:

  • Assistant Professor Hadley Friedland, from University of Alberta presenting, “Learning to Listen: Indigenous Laws on the Land and in the Law School, and ILSA fundraiser offering Indian Tacos

Friday, Feb 2, 12:30-2pm, Franklin Lew Forum

  • Join us for Metis jigging and music 

Friday, Feb, 2, 5-8pm, Franklin Lew Forum

  • Jeopardy with Indigenous themes, and ILSA fundraiser offering burgers and beers. Get your team organized early!