GAINING A GREATER UNDERSTANDING OF INDIGENOUS ISSUES
Darren Thomas is a member of the Seneca Nation, Bear Clan who resides on Six Nations of the Grand River Territory. Darren is pursuing a PhD in community psychology as well as a part-time lecturer for Wilfred Laurier University. His research focuses on Indigenous governance, health and well-being, and Indigenous knowledge.
Key Note Afternoon Speakers (Joint Training)
Nancy Rowe is Anishinabe from the Mississaugas of the New Credit First Nation.
Nancy is an educator, consultant, and a Traditional Practitioner of views and customary practices and has obtained a Master’s degree of Environmental Resource Studies at the University of Waterloo.
Isaac Murdoch grew up in the traditional setting of hunting, fishing, and trapping. During his many years living off the land, Isaac has learned many of the stories and legends that accompany many of the Sacred Sites and Values placed on Mother Earth and has become a wonderful narrator and advocate for these precious treasures.
Conference Held on:
Thursday, November 3rd, 2016 | 9am – 4pm
At the Holiday Inn + Conference Centre, 3063 South Service Road, Burlington, Ontario