The McGill Reporter: "Indigenous communities unite for fall Scarf Ceremony"

Published: 23 November 2023

From Stephanie Wereley, Internal Communications Officer, Communications and External Relations:

"First Nations, Inuit, and Métis students were the guests of honour at McGill’s latest Scarf Ceremony, which celebrates the University’s Indigenous graduates.

Hosted by the First Peoples’ House and the Office of Indigenous Initiatives, the virtual event on November 16 honoured 49 graduates ahead of McGill’s Fall 2023 Convocation ceremonies on November 20. The cohort included recipients of doctoral, master’s, and undergraduate degrees, as well as certificates and diplomas". 

Read more in the McGill Reporter, here

McGill University is on land which has long served as a site of meeting and exchange amongst Indigenous peoples, including the Haudenosaunee and Anishinabeg nations. We acknowledge and thank the diverse Indigenous peoples whose presence marks this territory on which peoples of the world now gather.

For more information about traditional territory and tips on how to make a land acknowledgement, visit our Land Acknowledgement webpage.

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