[BLOG POSTING]

Student Success Story: Karen Johnson

Indigenous

My proudest moment was being the first of a class of 12 from NEC to graduate at SFU. There are so many obstacles one must crawl over to get a degree especially being an older student.

By: Karen Johnson 6860 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Student Success Story: Sheryl Thompson

Indigenous Journey Stories

"My big picture goal is to work in policy to strengthen the health and well being of Aboriginal Peoples by working to combine Aboriginal children, families, communities and health into a single concept that is so interconnected that they can not be teased apart to be treated as independent entities."

By: Sheryl Thompson 6806 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Betsy Turtle Bruyere: Indigenous Career Journey Story

Indigenous

This is my Story and I’m sticking to it...

By: Betsy Turtle Bruyere 5170 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Barry Vickers: Indigenous Journey Story

Indigenous Peoples Career Stories

University, many people once told me, is the best time of your life. Yes, there is something to be said about being broke and stressed out with deadlines and exams.

By: Barry Vickers 2849 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Graduate Aboriginal Scholarships attract diverse scholars

Indigenous New Media

The successful applicants for the 2014 Graduate Aboriginal Entrance Scholarships were Jordan Abel and Christina Coolidge. They are exploring different aspects of Aboriginal storytelling.

By: SFU News Diane Luckow 4039 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Researchers continue to unlock mysteries of ancient clam gardens

Indigenous

Researchers found that Aboriginal peoples cultivated clams in handmade, rock-walled beach terraces known as clam gardens.

By: SFU News Diane Luckow 3812 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Michelle Corfield: Indigenous Career Journey Story

Indigenous Journey Stories

Work hard nothing in life is easy, be honest to yourself and others and maintain your principles and values. 

By: Michelle Corfield 10704 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Deborah Jeffery: Indigenous Career Journey Story

Indigenous Career Journey Stories

“I always return to the words of Indigenous scholar, Eber Hampton, that we need to design an education system ‘worthy of our ancestors and our children,’”

By: Jennifer White 8385 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Eldon Yellowhorn; Archaeologist collaborates with Piikani Nation

Indigenous Research Institute

Yellowhorn, an SFU professor of archaeology, has some of the answers how his ancestors adapted to farming and homesteading in the late 1800s.

By: Diane Luckow 5588 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

SFU Indigenous Student Centre News 2014-2015

Indigenous

The ISC offers an indigenous, culturally respectful, relevant, responsible, and reciprocal learning environment at SFU for what is happening at the centre lately...

By: SFU News Supplement 3345 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Invitation to Indigenous Peoples Career Stories 2015

Indigenous Peoples Career Stories

Listen to our Indigenous Peoples Career Stories panel from various walks of life introduce themselves and discuss their backgrounds, their education, the obstacles they have overcome, and their career path.

By: Laura Forsythe 6099 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Indigenous Research Institute SFU; John R Welch

ENGAGE

 

The Indigenous Research Institute  promotes research in areas related to Indigenous peoples read about on of its Researchers and his work.


By: John R Welch 4462 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Indigenous Career Journey Stories; Wayne D. Garnons-Williams, BA, LLB, MPA

Indigenous Employer

Garwill Law founder Wayne Garnons-Williams describes how he came to be inspired to practice law, and adds advice on how to hang out your own shingle.

By: Wayne D. Garnons-Williams 6631 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Indigenous Research Institute SFU; David Gaertner

Indigenous SFU Community Stories

Here in his own words "How a White Guy got His Start in Indigenous Studies".

By: David Gaertner 6176 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Adrian Starblanket

Indigenous Career Stories

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

By: Adrian Starblanket 4549 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

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

Indigenous

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 5383 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Indigenous Research Institute; Marena Brinkhurst

Indigenous Research Institute

Read about Indigenous Research Institutes scholar Marena Brinkhurst and her work in Interdisciplinary and intercultural approaches to community-based land-use planning.

By: Marena Brinkhurst 4370 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

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

Indigenous

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

 

By: Laura Forsythe 4883 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

SFU Elders Program

SFU Elders Program

The Elders will visit, share advice, talk, listen and share history and stories every Monday & Thursday from 11:30 - 1:30 at the Indigenous Student Centre on Burnaby campus.

By: Laura Forsythe 13220 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Invitation: FNSA Hosts SFU Indigenous Day

Indigenous Event

I invite each of you to come and witness the first SFU Indigenous Day.  Performers, artists and educators come from across Canada to share their knowledge expressing their cultural diversity.

By: Laura Forsythe 12144 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Your Guide to this September's Indigenous Events

FNSA

One of the great joys of the fall semester is that the university community spares no expense welcoming everyone to the start of the new school year. For those of you who are indigenous we’ve compiled a list of all the indigenous events happening on campus the first month of the new semester.

By: marent 9131 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Tsleil-Waututh Nation and the Sacred Trust Initiative [Part Four]: Implications

Indigenous Community Stories

Christina Coolidge is an Indigenous Program researcher with Career Services at SFU.  In this four-part series she discusses the creation of the Sacred Trust Initiative (STI), with the purpose of stopping the Kinder Morgan pipeline expansion.  This is the fourth post of the Tsleil-Waututh Nation and the Sacred Trust Initiative Series.

By: Christina Coolidge 10654 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Tsleil-Waututh Nation and the Sacred Trust Initiative [Part Three]: Kinder Morgan

Tsleil-Waututh Nation and the Sacred Trust Initiative

Christina Coolidge is an Indigenous Program researcher with Career Services at SFU.  In this four-part series she discusses the creation of the Sacred Trust Initiative (STI), with the purpose of stopping the Kinder Morgan pipeline expansion.  This is the third post of the Tsleil-Waututh Nation and the Sacred Trust Initiative Series.

By: Christina Coolidge 12115 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Tsleil-Waututh Nation and the Sacred Trust Initiative [Part Two]: Friends and Allies

Indigenous Community Stories

Christina Coolidge is an Indigenous Program researcher with Career Services at SFU.  In this four-part series she discusses the creation of the Sacred Trust Initiative (STI), with the purpose of stopping the Kinder Morgan pipeline expansion.  This is the second post of the Tsleil-Waututh Nation and the Sacred Trust Initiative Series.

By: Christina Coolidge 6255 reads | 0 comments