By Andrea Lyall on March 21, 2013
Rick Jeffery has 30 years’ experience in the coast forestry sector of British Columbia. President & CEO of Coast Forest Products Association since 2004, Rick represents the interests of forestry companies up and down the BC coast ensuring that they have fair access to the global marketplace and are supported by government policy.
By Thane Bonar on March 5, 2013
Each of us at the First Nations House of Learning was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of our elder, the Honourable Alfred J. Scow. Alfred has made a lasting contribution to the University and Canada. He is an inspiration to all of us.
By Thane Bonar on January 28, 2013
The Robson Reading Series Presents Al Hunter. Wednesday, March 6, 2013. Al Hunter is an Anishinaabe writer who has published poetry in books and journals around the world, taught extensively, and performed internationally, including, at the International Poetry Festival of Medellin.
By Thane Bonar on January 24, 2013
The UBC First Nations House of Learning is hosting an Idle No More Teach-in on Friday, February 1st in Sty-Wet-Tan, the great hall of the First Nations Longhouse.
By Institute for Gender, Race, Sexuality, and Social Justice on January 18, 2013
Indigenous literary criticism has, to date, focused on human stories, histories, and politics, which is understandable given the catastrophic impacts of colonialism. Yet many of those impacts resulted from colonial efforts to undermine self-determination through attacks on the interspecies relationships central to Indigenous economies and worldviews.