10TH ANNUAL ABORIGINAL AWARENESS DAYS & POW WOW – MARCH 1 – 3, 2012


Student Conference, Dancers, Drums, Native Arts & Crafts Vendors
All Events Are Open to the Public and Free – Everyone Welcome!

For more info visit:
http://aboriginal.info.yorku.ca/events-activities/

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

THURSDAY, MARCH 1 – Student Led Symposium

1st Annual Student Led Indigenous Conference 
“Knowledge In Sharing Stories” : #8thFireYorku

(all events except for the Opening Ceremony will take place in Calumet College, Room 214) 

10 am – Opening Ceremonies with the White Pine Dancers (Calumet 100)
11:30 am – Education & Knowledge Transmission
1:10 pm – Lunch
2:10 pm – Aboriginal Feminism(s)
4 pm – Feature:  Artwork of Antoine Mountain
4:30 pm  – Closing Gathering & Social

FRIDAY, MARCH 2 – Student Led Symposium

10 am – Opening Ceremonies with Eagle Women Singerz
11 am – Literature & Feminism
12 pm  – Lunch
1 pm – Breaking Barriers: Urban Aboriginal Perspectives
4 pm – Feature: Artwork of Erin Konsmo
4:30 pm – Closing Gathering & Social

SATURDAY, MARCH 3 – Pow Wow

Location: Vari Hall Rotunda

12 pm – Grand Entry
4:30 pm – Feast (Underground Restaurant)
6 pm – Evening Grand Entry
* Drums by invitation only

Native Arts & Crafts vendors
Location: Vari Hall and Link

Presented and Supported By: Aboriginal Students At York, Centre for Aboriginal Student Services, First Peoples @ Seneca, Centre for Human Rights, and Calumet College

Contact the Centre for Aboriginal Student Services for more information at 416-736-5571 or via email at cassyork@yorku.ca

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