Indigenous Conference – N’Swakamok Education Initiative [On-Campus Event]

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25 Feb

Indigenous Conference – N’Swakamok Education Initiative [On-Campus Event]

February 25, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Registration is Closed

Please contact Jenni Hayman if you still wish to attend. 

Faculty and staff from Collège Boréal, Cambrian College, and Laurentian University are invited to participate in a free conference to further develop relationships and synergies to enhance the  Indigenous student experience across our institutions.

You will have the opportunity to learn more about the history of Indigenous education at the postsecondary level in Sudbury and hear first-hand from Indigenous students about the opportunities and challenges they have experienced during their academic journeys. Lunch and snacks provided. Parking is free.

Afternoon Break-out Sessions:

  1. Transitions to postsecondary education
  2. How to further support Indigenous students during their academic journey
  3. Creating pathways for Indigenous students
  4. Integrating Indigenous content into curriculum
  5. Cultural humility training

Seats are limited.

Fifty (50) participants from each institution will be permitted to attend.  Registration is on a first come – first serve basis.  This conference is intended for faculty and staff who are interested in learning more about how to support Indigenous student success. This is a great opportunity to connect with colleagues from Laurentian and Boréal and learn more about Indigenous education.

Prior to registering please ensure you have the permission of your supervisor.

Event Details

Date: February 25, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Time: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Venue: Cambrian College, Student Life Centre