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Native Studies News Archive

Native studies prof Niigaan Sinclair with master’s student Naithan Lagace. // Photo by David Lipnowski

Textbook Earth

October 10, 2017 — 
Making space in academia for land-based education

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Faculty of Arts

Ethnohistory conference comes to Winnipeg

August 30, 2017 — 
Cary Miller, the new head of native studies in the faculty of arts, has brought with her an important conference.

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CBC: Rename schools?

August 28, 2017 — 
Niigaan Sinclair shares how fatherhood sparked a crisis in his life after his first child was born

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NY Times: Winnipeg’s Treaty Payments: Meager Reminder of a Painful History

July 24, 2017 — 
'The foundation of Canada is based on the exploitation and oppression of indigenous people'

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CBC News: ‘This is just the right time’: The Forks plans Indigenous makeover at South Point

July 14, 2017 — 
'Nearly three decades after The Forks in Winnipeg set aside South Point Park for some form of Indigenous development, plans are underway for $1.2 million worth of new cultural and recreation amenities on the forested peninsula bounded by both the Red and Assiniboine rivers'

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Metro: ‘Leadership problem’ plagues missing and murdered women’s inquiry: U of M prof

July 12, 2017 — 
'A string of controversy currently rocking the national inquiry into the murdered and missing Indigenous women and girls reached new heights Tuesday after a commissioner announced she was stepping down'

Faculty of Arts

Native Studies welcomes new faculty

July 5, 2017 — 
Native Studies welcomes three new members of faculty, and says good-bye to one.

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Meeting between Donnacona and Jacques Cartier // Photo: Digital Collection of the Bibliothèque nationale du Québec

Kanata 150+, not Canada 150

June 30, 2017 — 
You’re going to hear a lot of stories this summer about Canada 150. This is the most important story of all and it's about a name

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CTV: Made in Manitoba book examines Canada 150 from an Indigenous perspective

June 28, 2017 — 
“It’s filling in some gaps, I think, in knowledge of what Canada’s true history is and that it didn’t simply start in 1867”

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On Feb. 17, 2017, the Métis flag will be raised at University Centre at 10:30 a.m.

Elevating Métis voices

May 29, 2017 — 
Laura Forsythe named Métis Inclusion Coordinator

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