Office of Sustainability
The McGill Institute for the Study of Canada is pleased to announce the launch of our Indigenous Studies undergraduate program.
On Wednesday, December 10, please join them for our opening ceremony, speeches, and celebration.
The launch begins at 5 p.m. at the McGill Faculty Club, following the 2014 Fulbright Lecture by Margaret P. Moss, "Counting on Care - Canada’s Challenge in Tracking and reporting Aboriginal People’s Health Care and Status".
A reception will follow.
Please RSVP to: misc [dot] iecm [at] mcgill [dot] ca
Theme: Applied Student Research
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