Beading Circle with Skawennati

Friday, March 29, 2019 12:00to15:00

Join us at 3463 Peel for a beading circle with Skawennati, though primarily known for her electronic and futuristic work, Skawennati is also a wonderful beader!...

Origins, Interpretations, and Impacts”: On the Use of Indigenous Imagery in North American Sport

Thursday, November 8, 2018 13:00to14:30

In the wake of the #ChangeTheName campaign, led by Tomas Jirousek and other Indigenous students at McGill, the Indigenous Studies Program is taking this as an opportunity to discuss the use of...

My Life As An Avatar

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 17:30to19:30

Skawennati will show some of her work from the last twenty-ish years while discussing Indigenous futurism, storytelling through machinima and video games, her relationship with her avatar and how...

Indigenous Studies Program Presents 6 Students Awards

Published: 1 March 2019

The Indigenous Studies Program has presented 6 students with awards in the past year Graduate Awards

INDG 450: Land-Based Education

Published: 8 April 2019

Indigenous Studies is once again running our summer field course, INDG 450, from July 8th until August 5th. This course focuses on Rotinonhsonni land-based pedagogies, Ohén:ton Karihwátehkwen ...

Original Meaning Isn't Everything

Published: 22 October 2018

This weekend, Christa Scholtz (Chair, Indigenous Studies Program & Associate Professor of Political Science) wrote a letter to the editor of the Montreal Gazette:...

ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᐊᕐᓇᐃᑦ ᐃᓱᒪᓂᕕ ᐊᒻᒪ ᓴᓇᙳᐊᒐᑦ - Inuit Women in The Arts

Published: 30 October 2018

On September 25th, as part of Indigenous Awareness Weeks 2018, the Indigenous Studies Program hosted four incredible Inuit women in involved in the arts: Heather Igloliorte (ᓯᕈ ᐃᒡᓗᓕᐅᖅᑎ), Niap...

Award Recipients

The Indigenous Studies Program commends all of this year's award recipients. 

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