News for Current graduate students

Sunday, February 25, 2018

Decolonizing the classroom: Is there space for Indigenous knowledge in academia?

Three years after the release of the TRC final report, is there space for Indigenous knowledge in academia? (Lenard Monkman/CBC)

"Education is what got us into this mess … but education is the key to reconciliation," said Senator Murray Sinclair, who led the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.

Monday, February 12, 2018

Justice for Colten Open Letter from Indigenous Faculty and Allies

Open Letter to University Presidents from Indigenous Faculty Members and Allies

To Presidents of Canadian post-secondary institutions,

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

The Road to Reconciliation

The Hochelaga Rock sits prominently on McGill’s lower campus, across from the statue of the University’s founder James McGill. A monument commemorating the Iroquois village of Hochelaga, whose longhouses once stood where McGill students now gather, the rock is a potent symbol of the Indigenous presence at McGill — past, present and future.
Monday, January 1, 2018

A curriculum of their own

Increase in the number of Indigenous students and funding needs in post secondary education.

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Self-government over education on horizon for 23 Anishinabek Nation First Nations in Ontario

Today, the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs announced that enabling legislation for the Anishinabek Nation Education Agreement has passed all stages in the House of Commons.