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Pulling Together: MB Foundations Guide Learning Circles

Friday, April 28th, 2023 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am

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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Friday, repeating until Friday, April 28th, 2023

Room 141, He Oyate Tawapi Ceremony Room, Health Studies Bldg


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Learn together in this six-week exploration of the guide

BU Faculty and Staff are invited to take part in a six-week, guided exploration of the Pulling Together: Manitoba Foundations Guide throughout the months of March and April.

Each week, individuals will read through the sections of the guide and engage in related activities at their own pace, then come together as a group for broader reflection and discussion in the form of learning circles. Individuals will be invited to seek out experiences or opportunities related to the learning within their own context following the program and to come back together in a few months to share actions, successes and outcomes.

Duration: Fridays, March 24 – April 28, 2023
exception April 7 for Good Friday

Week 1 – Welcome & Introduction to the program and each other
Week 2 – Section I: Intro to Indigenous Peoples
Week 3 & 4– Section II: Colonization
Week 5 – Section III: Decolonization & Next Steps
Week 6 – Next steps

Learning Circles with Cree Knowledge Keeper Susie McPherson-Derendy

Fridays, March 24, 31, April 14, 21 & 28
9:30 – 11:00 a.m.
He Oyate Tawapi Ceremony Room – Main Floor, BU’s Health Studies Complex

To Register

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Friday, April 28th, 2023
9:30 am - 11:00 am
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