Thursday, 09 April 2015 08:32
Robson Hall Professor Brenda Gunn has been appointed to the new Indigenous Advisory Circle. News of this appointment is on the UMToday site and features a comment from Brenda.
As the article found on UMToday begins:
The Indigenous Advisory Circle (IAC) will provide counsel to the Executive Lead for Indigenous Achievement, an office that has the university-wide responsibility for overseeing the strategic directions of the university in matters related to Indigenous activities. The office of Indigenous Achievement also develops initiatives and programs that advance progress on Indigenous achievement throughout our campuses, city, province and country.
The IAC will ensure the University of Manitoba creates an environment where culturally affirming practices are embraced and reflected in all aspects of campus living.