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Indian Residential School History and Dialogue Centre

Description: An introduction to the Indian Residential School History and Dialogue Centre (IRSHDC) at UBC. The IRSHDC team will join us a the UBC Learning Circle to present on the vision of the Centre, and discuss some of the upcoming opportunities and programming the Centre will be offering: •Aboriginal people and families can access records, […]

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Happy Holidays from the Centre for Excellence in Indigenous Health 2017

The UBC Learning Circle staff at the Centre for Excellence in Indigenous Health wish you and your family a happy, healthy holiday season…

Dance as a Pathway to Wellness

Dance as a Pathway to Wellness

  Description: Dance has the power to improve self-esteem and physical strength, as well as enhance one’s connection to place and community relationships. In this Youth Circle we will discuss dance as a well-being practice, and consider: how the presenter was introduced to dance; the role dancing has played in their youth; their thoughts on dance as […]

Part II – Protecting and Restoring the Sacred – with Chief Phil Lane Jr. and Corinne Stone

We welcome Corinne Stone back with us, joined by a new presenter to UBCL, Chief Phil Lane Jr. In this session, we embark on a spiritual journey with Chief Phil Lane Jr. and Corinne Stone. They describe this moment in human history as “unique and unprecedented” and filled with “restlessness and uncertainty”. Part of what we will discuss […]

Trauma, Relationships and Interdependence – with Dea Parsanishi

Trauma, Relationships and Interdependence – with Dea Parsanishi

Working to heal trauma, both with First Nations and non-First Nations people, has led Dea to ponder questions about what helps people, families and communities survive…

Pathways to Post-Secondary Education

Pathways to Post-Secondary Education

Do you have the keys to help unlock higher education success for your students?    View Session here     Calling all education workers, school counselors, educational liaisons, parents, and caregivers! Do your students know the basics about applying to post-secondary education?  We’re here to help!  An education provides a path to a better future. […]