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Indigenous Peoples Week

Indigenous Affairs

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Monday, January 14

  • Strategic Indigenization Plan: What We've Heard, Catharyn Andersen, Special Advisor on Aboriginal Affairs
    • 12:30pm-2:00pm, AS Atrium
  • Indigenous Film Screening: The Courage to Remember: Stories of Our Labrador Residential School Experience

    • 3:00pm-5:00pm (includes discussion), AS2026  [postponed: to be rescheduled]

Tuesday, January 15

  • Indigenous Health Lecture, Erica Samms Hurley, Nurse Educator, Adjunct Professor SASS
    • 1:00pm-2:20pm, AS2034
  • Indigenous Research Q&A for Faculty, Staff, and Students, Dr. Max Liboiron, Associate VP (Indigenous Research)
    • 2:30pm-4:00pm, AS2016
  • Northern Games, hosted by the Indigenous Student Caucus
    • 5:00pm-6:30pm, Grenfell gymnasium (registration begins at 4:30pm)

Wednesday, January 16

  • Indigenous Arts/Crafts Fair
    • 11:00am-4:00pm, AS Atrium

Thursday, January 17

  • Grenfell Campus/Canadian Forest Service workshop: Indigenous Forest Values and Engagement
    • 10:00am-2:00pm (must RSVP to by Jan 11), Fine Arts Atrium
  • Indigenous Film Screening: The Country
    • 3:00pm-5:00pm (includes discussion), AS 2026 
Friday, January 18:
  • Indigenous Student Caucus Panel:  Hear from Indigenous Students!
    • 11:30am-1:00pm, AS Atrium

There is no fee for any of these events. 

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Or email Kelly Anne Butler at 

Student Services

Grenfell Campus, Memorial University of Newfoundland
20 University Drive, Corner Brook, NL
A2H 5G4, Canada

Office: AS278
Phone: (709) 637-6232