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Open forum for the Provost’s Task Force on Indigenous Studies and Indigenous Education provokes dialogue on indigenous issues

On Nov. 22, the Provost’s Task Force on Indigenous Studies and Indigenous Education hosted an open forum to discuss their progress and receive input from members of the McGill Community. The Task Force was launched Sept. 22 of this year with the purpose of creating initiatives focused on integrating indigenous viewpoints into all areas of academic life, including research and retention of indigenous students and faculty.

Published: 1Dec2016

McGill Reporter on the Forum on Indigenous studies and education

On Tuesday, Nov. 22, over 50 people attended the first Open Forum on the Provost’s Task Force on Indigenous Studies & Indigenous Education at McGill. The forum was held from 3-5 p.m. in the Lev Buhkman Room of the SSMU Building.  The purpose of the open forum was to generate ideas and discussion relating to the task force’s core themes.


Published: 1Dec2016

MISC Welcomes Professor of Practice Dr. Tim Raybould

We  are pleased to welcome Professor of Practice Tim Raybould, PhD.  Tim was educated at the University of Cambridge (Ph.D. in social anthropology).  For over twenty-five years he has provided professional advice to First Nations and Indigenous organizations in Canada and has been directly involved in a number of Indigenous–led sectoral and comprehensive governance initiatives.  His wife is Justice Minister and Attorney General of Canada Jody Wilson-Raybould. Dr.

Published: 8Sep2016

Acclaimed author Lee Maracle comes to McGill as the 2017 Indigenous Knowledge Holder

The Indigenous Studies Program looks forward to welcoming acclaimed author, Lee Maracle, as the 2017 Indigenous Knowledge Holder. Maracle is a member of Sto:Lo nation and is one of the most prolific Indigenous writers of our time.

Published: 30Aug2016

First Peoples' House's Indigenous Graduate Student Networking Event

Peel 3505 3505 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W7, CA

Self-identifying Indigenous graduate students (Master's, Ph.D., and Postdoctoral researchers) are invited to First Peoples' House for an informal "meet and greet" to meet peers and staff and to learn about resources available to Indigenous graduat

McGill 15th Annual Pow Wow


The First Peoples’ House invites the McGill community to share in the celebrations for our 15th Annual Pow Wow!
Friday, September 16th, 2016
11:00am to 4:00pm

Register for Community Engagement Day 2016!

Organized by the Social Equity and Diversity Education (SEDE) office at McGill University, Community Engagement Day (CED) aims celebrate, expand on, and build new lasting relationships between McGill and the greater Montreal community, through offering projects and activities in support of and collaboration with community organizations. This year’s CED will be held on and around September 29th, 2016.

Register for a project now at http://www.cedmcgill.com/projects from August 15th to September 18th!

Published: 14Aug2016

Resurgence, Reconciliation and Revitalization: Diverse Indigenous Perspectives

Room 232, Leacock Building CA

Resurgence, Reconciliation, and Revitalization: Diverse Indigenous Perspectives 

The 2016 First Peoples' House, Indigenous Student Alliance, and Cousins 2016 Conference

14th Annual First Peoples' House POW WOW


The First Peoples’ House invites you to share in the celebrations for our 14th Annual Pow Wow!

Friday, September 18th, 2015
11:00am to 4:00pm

4th Annual Indigenous Awareness Week


McGill University’s Indigenous Awareness Week is designed to increase awareness at McGill about Indigenous peoples in Canada. The week honours the many Indigenous cultures across the country including First Nations, Métis and Inuit.