Adrian Starblanket

Diversity & Inclusion

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

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SFU Aboriginal Strategic Plan [Part 2]: What has SFU done lately?


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?

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SFU Aboriginal Stategic Plan [Part 1]: What is it?


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


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FNSA Indigenous Feminism Series: Dr. Sarah Hunt Sex Workers and Self Determination

Indigenous Community Stories

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. 

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From Athlete To Coach

Basketball Camp

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.

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Haida/Kwakwakw’wakw Artist and Business Owner, Nalaga


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

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Indigenous Career Journey: Dr. Peter Eppinga

Indigenous Career 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.

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Indigenous Stories: Gerald Bent, Aboriginal Correctional Programs Officer


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.

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Volunteering in the Aboriginal Community


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.

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First Nations Student Association at SFU Orienatation


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 16710 reads | 0 comments
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