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Survivors Circle members (l-r):Piita Irniq, Barney Williams, Helene Johnson, Terri Brown, Doris Young, Ted Quewezance (absent: Shirley Flowers)

Indigenous

Introducing the NCTR Survivors Circle

January 26, 2017 — 
The seven-member body was selected by the Governing Circle and officially welcomed in a ceremony on Jan. 25.

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Coast Salish artist Luke Marston carved the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada's Bentwood Box.

Q&A with TRC Bentwood Box artist Luke Marston

January 26, 2017 — 
After a long journey of healing, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada's Bentwood Box has finally made it home to the NCTR

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The Star: U of T looking to hire more indigenous faculty and staff following TRC call to action

January 20, 2017 — 
' think universities right across the country are wrestling with what it means to embrace reconciliation inside of a university.'

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Faculty of Arts

“Colonization Road” and 2017

January 9, 2017 — 
There are lots of ways to explore the past, and one of them is through film.

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Aimée Craft from U of M, NCTR appointed director of research for MMIW national inquiry

January 6, 2017 — 
Craft is an Indigenous lawyer and served as assistant professor in the University of Manitoba’s Faculty of Law. In 2015, she was appointed director of research for the NCTR

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University of Manitoba administrative building.

Top stories of 2016

December 26, 2016 — 
Stories highlighting the success of our students and showcasing the global impact of our faculty, alumni and researchers

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The turtle sculpture where sacred fires are lit is located in front of the NCTR.

NCTR at U of M to receive $10 million from federal government

December 15, 2016 — 
On the anniversary of the release of the TRC’s final report, the federal government took an important step

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Faculty of Arts

Frosty December Morning Movies

December 14, 2016 — 
Heidi Marx and her son attended The Colonizing Lens December show, Professor Marx shares her experience

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The turtle sculpture where sacred fires are lit is located in front of the NCTR.

NCTR and Canada’s History Society hold Indigenous histories forum

November 25, 2016 — 
Canada's top historians, educators and community leaders will gather in Ottawa on Nov. 27 to focus on engaging Canadians in the histories of Indigenous peoples

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Cambrian College President Bill Best and National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation (NCTR) Director Ry Moran affirm a new partnership between the College and the Centre.

Cambrian College partners with NCTR

November 23, 2016 — 
'Without our partners, the work of the Centre cannot be done. Partners are essential to our success in sharing the history of the Residential School System and Survivors’ stories for generations to come, and in moving Reconciliation forward for all Canadians.'

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