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Pre-Congress Session SELU Rural Congress 2017

Strengthening the Circle for Reconciliation: Responding to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action

Sunday afternoon, March 26, 2017 approximately eighty-five participants from across western Canada and the Territories, met to think about and talk about the connection between education, citizenship, and the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action. Read more

Living in Harmony Awards 2016

Living in Harmony Award Recipients Demonstrate Good Citizenship

Living in Harmony Awards 2016

On March 21, 2016, the City of Saskatoon recognized students, individuals, and organizations that help make the city a welcoming and inclusive community for all people. Timed to coincide with the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, the City of Saskatoon’s Cultural Diversity and Race Relations gave awards for art and literary works that promote multiculturalism and harmony. Read more

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National Forum Encourages Universities to Answer the TRC’s Calls to Action

On November 18 and 19, the University of Saskatchewan hosted a two-day national forum asking post-secondary institution leaders to respond to the  the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s calls to action.

Justice Murray Sinclair commended the attendees for their participation and encouraged them to make meaningful connections between their academic mission, their social responsibilities, and the calls to action. Read more