Tag: Indigenous

January 2021

BU Indigenous New Music Festival — BUNME and Any Enemy (livestream)

Saturday, January 30th @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Online
ollage of headshots of musicians. The Brandon University Music logo is in the upper left-hand corner, and the text Brandon University New Music Ensemble is at the bottom

Project Lockdown Composing & Performing explores the challenges, opportunities and complexities of creating new compositions for online performance by musicians in geographically separated locations.

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March 2020

Artist Talk: Catherine Blackburn (CANCELLED)

Wednesday, March 18th, 2020 @ 7:30 pm
Sutherland Gallery of Art
Free

This event has been cancelled until further notice. The Waterton Weaver, 2018. Laminated lightjet photograph mounted to dibond, 60” x 90”, from the New Age Warriors series. Photo by Sweetmoon Photography (Tenille Campbell) The Brandon University Department of Visual and Aboriginal Art presents a free public talk by Catherine Blackburn on Wednesday, March 18 at […]

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February 2020

Mini Round Dance & Giveaway

Friday, February 14th, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Kavanagh Courtyard

The Brandon University Indigenous Student Collective is hosting a mini round dance and giveaway to mark the end of Indigenous Awareness Week 2020. All are welcome!

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Beading with Knowledge Keeper Barb Blind & the Beading Babes

Friday, February 14th, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Indigenous Peoples’ Centre, McKenzie Building, Room 101

Learn beading basics with knowledge keeper Barb Blind & The Beading Babes

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Moss Bag Making

Thursday, February 13th, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Indigenous Peoples’ Centre, McKenzie Building, Room 101

Join members of the Brandon University Indigenous Student Council in this hands-on activity. Space is limited. To sign up, visit the Indigenous Peoples' Centre.

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Indigenous Medicine Teachings with Spiritual Leader Frank Tacan

Thursday, February 13th, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
He Oyate Tawapi (Ceremony Room), Health Studies Complex, Room 141

Learn about traditional Indigenous Medicines from Spiritual Leader Frank Tacan. Participants should bring a blanket or mat, something comfortable to sit on.

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Indigenous History & Culture Presentation

Thursday, February 13th, 2020 @ 1:40 pm - 2:30 pm
Louis Riel Room, Main Floor – McMaster Hall

Manitoba First Nations Education Resource Centre, Inc. will host a presentation/talk with items and artifacts on display for discussion.

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Learn about Team #ironeagle4mmip Ironman Triathlons Across Canada for Missing & Murdered Indigenous People Copy

Tuesday, February 11th, 2020 @ 12:40 pm - 1:40 pm
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One event on Wednesday, February 12th, 2020 at 12:40 pm

He Oyate Tawapi (Ceremony Room), Health Studies Complex, Room 141

Learn about the preparation it takes to train for an Ironman Triathlon and the reasons why this team has come together to raise awareness of Missing & Murdered Indigenous People in Canada. Grace Masse is a full-time Brandon University graduate student from Barren Lands First Nation, a northern Manitoba community. Grace is a single mother […]

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Learn about Team #ironeagle4mmip Ironman Triathlons Across Canada for Missing & Murdered Indigenous People

Tuesday, February 11th, 2020 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on Wednesday, February 12th, 2020 at 11:30 am

He Oyate Tawapi (Ceremony Room), Health Studies Complex, Room 141

Learn about the preparation it takes to train for an Ironman Triathlon and the reasons why this team has come together to raise awareness of Missing & Murdered Indigenous People in Canada. Grace Masse is a full-time Brandon University graduate student from Barren Lands First Nation, a northern Manitoba community. Grace is a single mother […]

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Learn to Jig!

Monday, February 10th, 2020 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Kinsmen Rehearsal Hall, QEII Music Building, Room 1-20

Learn the basic Métis steps for jigging – no experience necessary! Instruction by BU student Janelle Houle, music by BU Indigenous New Music Performers Cris Derksen & Melody McKiver.

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