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Event #1320

Land Acknowledgement Workshop: Making Yours Genuine


Friday, June 4, 2021

14:30 - 16:00
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Indigenous programming , Northern Relations , University of Alberta , Confronting Colonialism and Anti-Black Racism , Accessible event , Intersections of Congress
English | anglais
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Closed captioning in English
Closed captioning in French
Simultaneous interpretation in French
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Organized by the University of Alberta Indigenous Graduate Students Association. A land acknowledgement workshop highlighting the steps that one can take to make a better land acknowledgement, including questions to ask yourself and others, the resources you can consider, and how to tailor your acknowledgement make it relevant, powerful, and meaningful. This workshop will include an easy-to-follow how-to process in developing a land acknowledgement, as well as an opportunity for yourself to do self-directed research and to present a tailored land acknowledgement.

The Presenters will include:

Grandmother Doreen Spence OC, Elder, Alberta Indigenous Mentorship - Health Innovation Network, University of Calgary
Keith King, Ph.D. Student, Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta
Daniel Baradziej, M.Sc. Student, Materials Engineering, University of Alberta