Date(s) - February 13, 2014
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Join us for an engaging series of lectures delivered by Dr. Marie Battiste. Dr. Battiste is a Mi’kmaw educator from Potlo’tek First Nations of Cape Breton (Unama’kik), Nova Scotia, a full professor in the College of Education, Director of the Aboriginal Education Research Centre (AERC) at the University of Saskatchewan, and a graduate of Harvard University. See below for specific lecture topics, times and places!
Public Lecture: Thurs. Feb 13: 7:00 pm
“Aboriginal Peoples Resilience and Knowledge Renaissance: Animating Transsystemic Knowledge Systems”. Epiphany Chapel on the UBC Campus.
Public Lecture: Fri. Feb 14: 12:00 pm
“Decolonizing Education: Nourishing their Learning Spirits”. Epiphany Chapel on the UBC Campus.
Public Workshop: Sat. Feb 15: 9:30 am–12:30 pm
“Reframing the Human: Making New Sense of Eurocentric Discourses surrounding Aboriginal Peoples”.
Room 300 in the Iona Building on the UBC campus.
$25 Registration fee required for the workshop.