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Returning to the Circle - Indigenous Learners Gathering ( Sep 26, 2019 )

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM River Cree Resort and Casino, Enoch Cree Nation

Post-secondary learners, administrators and instructors are invited to share indigenous culture and understanding.

This program will combine lectures, activities, case studies and round table discussions to contextualize the learners' academic studies and to foster a supportive environment of peers and to provide tools to help ensure the success of their individual academic programs. Program themes include: a dialogue on reconciliation, cultural resiliency and cross-cultural understanding. This program is open to all indigenous learners, full-time and part-time in post-secondary undergraduate (bachelor) or graduate degree programs. This includes the fields of arts, sciences, business, law, education and social work. The program will incorporate a case study with multi-disciplinary teams drawn from each area of study. Accommodation subsidies are available for eligible students. There is no cost to attend. This program is offered by AFOA Alberta and the CPA Education Foundation. The session starts on September 26th at 12:00 noon and is over on September 27 at 3:00 pm. Learners must complete an application for hotel subsidy. In addition, an on-site ethical conduct form must be completed for each learner. Details are found at the CPA Education Foundation link below. Learners must make their own accommodations and will not be reimbursed for travel. Registration will be limited.  Please register online by clicking on the link below.