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Indigenous Peoples Day

Indigenous Peoples Day is recognized annually on June 21st, celebrating the heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding achievements of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples. This is a collection of recordings of annual events sponsored by the Vice-President Equity, People and Culture.


Ancestors’ Best Dreams: A 25-year vision to the Future

Moderator: Professor Ruth Koleszar-Green

Panelists: Randy Pitawanakwat (Manager, Indigenous Student Services); Breanna Berry (alumna); Lance Morrison (Graduate Student); Rebecca Lazarenko (Doctoral Student); and Professor Lisa Myers

Date: June 16, 2021

Black and Indigenous Communities Living in Solidarity: Recognizing Intersectionality on Indigenous Peoples’ Day

Speakers: Professor Bonita Lawrence and Professor Andrea Davis

Date: June 22, 2020