Tag: Indigenous

October 2022

Bannock and Tea

Saturday, October 15th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Kavanagh Courtyard

Please join the Indigenous Alumni Chapter in celebrating Indigenous life on campus in the newly built Ceremonial Fire Pit located between Clark Hall and the Knowles-Douglas Centre. We will be serving bannock and tea, and creating a welcoming atmosphere to mingle and share your experiences. The Indigenous Alumni Chapter is the newest addition to the […]

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September 2022

Guest Speaker: Tony Stevenson

Monday, September 26th @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Gathering Space, John E. Robbins Library
Free
A man wearing a hat smiles while outside

Residential school survivor Tony Stevenson will speak at Brandon University as part of Truth and Reconciliation Week. Tony Stevenson Organized by the Indigenous Peoples’ Centre (IPC), Stevenson’s talk will be held on Monday, Sept. 26, from 9 — 11:30 a.m., in the Gathering Space of the John E. Robbins Library, as well as on Zoom. […]

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July 2022

Ceremonial Fire Pit Opening

Tuesday, July 5th @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Kavanagh Courtyard

The campus community is invited to gather in the Kavanagh Courtyard to celebrate and acknowledge the official opening of the “Turtle Ceremonial Fire Pit.” Tuesday, July 5 10 a.m. — 11 a.m. Please RSVP:  IPC@BrandonU.ca Agenda: Welcome Opening Prayer and Smudge: Susie McPherson Derendy Drum Song Tobacco Offering Closing Prayer: Barb Blind Snacks are refreshments […]

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March 2022

Artist Talk — Katherine Boyer

Thursday, March 17th @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Online
Free

Katherine Boyer is a multidisciplinary artist, whose work is focused on methods bound to textile arts and the handmade - primarily woodworking and beadwork.

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October 2021

Raconter toutes les histoires: Denis Combet and Georges Sioui

Thursday, October 28th, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Brandon University

The Association of French Manitoban Authors and  The Truth and Reconciliation Committee of the University of Saint-Boniface present: «Raconter toutes les histoires» «Telling all Sides of History» Following the first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation and in order to further greater understanding, The Association of French Manitoba Authors (AAMF), in collaboration with The Truth […]

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Artist Talk: Pj Anderson

Friday, October 15th, 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Online
Free
Claw-shaped art piece

Pj Anderson is an emerging ceramic artist from Thompson, Manitoba. Her practice explores the relationship between craft, identity and culture, specifically her kinship with Indigenous and African traditional crafts.

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August 2021

Movie Under the Stars: Kissed by Lightning

Saturday, August 14th, 2021 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Parking Lot 7
A group of four people in traditional Indigenous clothing

The Art Gallery of Southwestern Manitoba and Brandon University present Kissed by Lightning.

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Movie Under the Stars: The Incredible 25th Year of Mitzi Bearclaw

Friday, August 13th, 2021 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Parking Lot 7

The Art Gallery of Southwestern Manitoba and BU will present The Incredible 25th Year of Mitzi Bearclaw.

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January 2021

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

Saturday, January 30th, 2021 @ 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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