Hile'kw 2017: FCAT Welcome
Kick-starting 2017 with a cultural celebration!
The Faculty of Communication, Art and Technology (FCAT) held its second annual welcome event, Hile'kw, on September 22nd 2017 at the SFU Surrey campus.
First-year students from across FCAT were introduced to a respectful and conscientious celebration of Indigenous peoples and their arts on unceeded Coast Salish territories via an array of hands-on workshops that showcase the knowledge, strength, and diversity of Indigenous peoples living, working, and thriving on unceeded Coast Salish territories.
Special thanks to:
Our speakers - Margaret George, Kris Archie, Gary George, Aoife MacNamara, Peter Keller and Stephen Dooley.
Our facilitators - Sara Davidson, Tsēma Igharas, Deborah Smith and Senaqwila Wyss.
Our faculty and staff - Kim Hockey, Stuart Poyntz, Chris Jeschelnik, Alisha Pillay, Lehoa Mak, Cole Lewis, Gabriela Aceves-Sepulveda, Joti Muker, Sana Santosh and Alisha Parmar.
Hile'kw would not have been possible without you!