September 8: Invitation | Indigenous Commitment Ceremony | September 22, 2022

To: Graduate students

From: UWaterloo Communications

Subject: Invitation | Indigenous Commitment Ceremony | September 22, 2022

Invitation | Indigenous Commitment Ceremony

The Indigenous peoples of the University of Waterloo will ask Vivek Goel, President and Vice-Chancellor, for a full commitment to reconciliation, Indigenization and decolonization at the institution during an Indigenous Commitment ceremony on Thursday, September 22, 2022. 

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The Indigenous Commitment ceremony will commence with a Sunrise Ceremony at 7:00 a.m. at the Ceremonial Fire Grounds at United College.  

A Cedar Circle is scheduled to start, later that same day, at 10:30 a.m. on the B.C. Matthews Hall (BMH) green, which will be immediately followed by a Pipe Ceremony and a traditional feast.  

The entire University community is welcome to attend and observe all of the ceremonies. 

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2022 communications to graduate students