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Adrian Starblanket

Diversity & Inclusion

Adrian Starblanket shares his life story that takes him from Foster Care to homelessness to 4 recording albums and University.

By: Adrian Starblanket 7644 reads | 0 comments
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SFU Aboriginal Strategic Plan [Part 2]: What has SFU done lately?

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Indigenizing SFU's 2013-2014 year in review. How well has the Univeristy done to implement the 10 pillars and what is exactly has been done?

By: Laura Forsythe 8010 reads | 0 comments
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SFU Aboriginal Stategic Plan [Part 1]: What is it?

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Do you know how SFU decides how to Indigenize the University?

 

By: Laura Forsythe 6833 reads | 0 comments
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FNSA Indigenous Feminism Series: Dr. Sarah Hunt Sex Workers and Self Determination

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Dr. Sarah Hunt As an ally to sex workers, Sarah seeks to strengthen relationships between Indigenous sex workers and other members of Indigenous communities in order to confront the stigma and criminalization which contributes to increased violence. 

By: Laura Forsythe 25946 reads | 0 comments
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From Athlete To Coach

Indigenous Volunteer Stories

Tysun shares his story of progressing from Student to Teacher, or more specifically, from Athlete to Coach and shares some advice for those looking to get involved with their community.

By: Tysun Tallman 7477 reads | 0 comments
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Haida/Kwakwakw’wakw Artist and Business Owner, Nalaga

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Haida/Kwakwakw’wakw artist, Nalaga O'Brien's inspiring journey as she starts her own company and finds her life's purpose.

By: Christina Coolidge 15185 reads | 0 comments
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Indigenous Career Journey: Dr. Peter Eppinga

Indigenous Career Journey Stories

I am currently taking a Masters Degree in Health Science at the School of Population and Public Health at UBC. I have gained a tremendous amount of knowledge on evidence based medicine, medical biostatistics, clinical epidemiology and public health.

By: Dr. Peter Eppinga 26455 reads | 0 comments
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Indigenous Stories: Gerald Bent, Aboriginal Correctional Programs Officer

Indigenous Career Journey Stories

Gerald was born in Lytton, BC. He is a Status Aboriginal man and is a member of the Lytton First Nation. He shares the career journey that led him to becoming an Aboriginal Correctional Program Officer, making a difference in the lives of Aboriginal youth.

By: Gerald Bent 15782 reads | 0 comments
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Volunteering in the Aboriginal Community

Volunteering

Have you ever been curious about volunteering in the Aboriginal Community or with Aboriginal Youths? If you have, you may have found it difficult to find these types of opportunities. In this blog post, I hope to give you a few resources to help ease the difficulty of finding such a specific opportunity.

By: Alexandra Lowe 5970 reads | 0 comments
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First Nations Student Association at SFU Orienatation

Indigenous SFU Community Stories

The First Nations Student Association was part of the Orientation for the first time ever in the history of SFU this year a great step in the right direction for not only the FNSA but the SFU Orientation program as well.

By: Laura Forsythe 16288 reads | 0 comments
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