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Community Events

National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women
MISSING AND MURDERED INDIGENOUS WOMEN

Thursday, December 6, 2018
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Commemorative Event
L.R. Wilson Hall, McMaster University (Campus Map here)
Community Room 1003

*Refreshments will be served following the event.

All are welcome.

All Day

–        WGEN’s Poster Display in the Ceremonial Room, Indigenous Studies Program, L.R. Wilson Hall

–        REDress Campaign: Red outfits at locations around campus

Hosted by the Anti-Violence Network and Indigenous Studies Program

To request accommodation, please contact: rossiv@mcmaster.ca

Sponsors:  WGEN, Student Affairs, Women’s Safety Grant, EIO Special Events, McMaster Indigenous Research Institute, OPIRG McMaster, Gender Studies and Feminist Research, Engineering, UNIFOR 5555, CUPE 3906 (Political Action Committee), Faculty of Humanites.

Righting Relations: Adult Education for Social Change

Righting Relations is a growing, women-led, pan Canadian network of adult educators coming together to strengthen our capacity to work critically, creatively and collectively with marginalized communities for radical social change.

 This is a call out for Newcomers, Indigenous peoples and anyone interested in Community Building.  This workshop is for adult educators/changemakers using popular education tools to build and support collective action initiatives.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

11:30 to 2:30pm

310 Limeridge Road West, Suite 10

N2N Hamilton Community Food Centre

 

There is limited space, Lunch will be provided and bus tickets are available by request.

Please RSVP by November 30 if you are interested in attending by email dboissoneau@n2ncentre.com or by phone 905-574-1334 ext 303

Everyone is welcome!

MPACS Information Session 2017

The Master of Peace and Conflict Studies Program at the University of Waterloo is hosting an Information Session regarding their program on Monday, December 4th from 5:30pm – 7:00pm at Conrad Grebel University College in Waterloo in Room 2201.

This session is an opportunity for prospective students to hear about the MPACS program firsthand from faculty, staff and current students.  This event will cover the admissions process, the program structure, internship opportunities, etc.

If you know of anyone interested in attending this event we would greatly appreciate if you would encourage them to register at: www.uwaterloo.ca/master-peace-conflict-studies/events/mpacs-info-2017

Snacks and refreshments will be provided.

Poster Information

 

Amnesty International Book Club

Dates and Details:

  • Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at 1 PM
  • The Reading Room at Bryan Prince Bookseller.
  • 1060 King Street West, Hamilton

We are talking about Monkey Beach by award-winning Haisla writer, Eden Robinson.

Free, everyone welcome.

Princebooks.net

Sponsored by Bryan Prince Bookseller and Opirg McMaster

Poster Information

 

The Next150: Resisting Colonialism and (Re)claiming Health on Turtle Island

The Next150 will feature keynote sessions from Dr. Suzanne Stewart and Dr. Janet Smylie, an option to participate in a land based learning session at the Mashkikii;aki’ing Medicine Wheel Garden, exciting workshops, such as Anishnawbe Health Toronto’s workshop on harmonizing western and Indigenous models of care, and so much more!

Join us in highlighting the work of critical academics and students, community acts of resistance, and centering land in (re)claiming health and healing.

Visit our website for up-to-date conference details and purchase your tickets today!

Purchase Tickets

Date and Time:
Friday November 10, 2017 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday November 11, 2017 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM

Location:
Health Sciences Building
155 College Street
Toronto, ON M5T 1P8

Cost:
$12.00 (+$1.32 service fee)
If the price of the conference is a barrier to attending, please email dlsphconference@gmail.com and we will do our best to accommodate.

The Next150 will feature keynote sessions from Dr. Suzanne Stewart and Dr. Janet Smylie, an option to participate in a land based learning session at the Mashkikii;aki’ing Medicine Wheel Garden, exciting workshops, such as Anishnawbe Health Toronto’s workshop on harmonizing western and Indigenous models of care, and so much more!

Join us in highlighting the work of critical academics and students, community acts of resistance, and centering land in (re)claiming health and healing.

Visit our website for up-to-date conference details and purchase your tickets today!

Purchase Tickets

Date and Time:
Friday November 10, 2017 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday November 11, 2017 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM

Location:
Health Sciences Building
155 College Street
Toronto, ON M5T 1P8

Cost:
$12.00 (+$1.32 service fee)
If the price of the conference is a barrier to attending, please email dlsphconference@gmail.com and we will do our best to accommodate.

 

Waging Peace in Hamilton

Presented by Unitarian Universalist UNO at First Unitarian Hamilton

Dates and Details:

  • Monday September 25th
  • 7:30 p.m.
  • 170 Dundurn St S., Hamilton
Open to All
Free Admission
Light refreshments are served

Poster Information

 

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