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May 1: Guest speaker Wab Kinew on the topic of First Nation, Métis & Inuit Education

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Wab Kinew is a well known musician, educator, journalist and broadcaster. He will be speaking about First Nation, Métis & Inuit education on Thursday, May 1, 2014 at Loyalist College. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for students. All are invited.

A partnership between the Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation and Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board will bring Wab Kinew to our community on Thursday, May 1, 2014.

EVENT DETAILS
DATE: Thursday, May 1, 2014
TIME: 7:00 p.m.
LOCATION: Alumni Hall, Loyalist College, 376 Wallbridge Loyalist Road, Belleville
TICKETS: $10 adults, $5 students, available by calling 613.968.3707, ext. 223

BACKGROUND ON GUEST SPEAKER WAB KINEW

Wab Kinew is a well known musician, educator, journalist and broadcaster.

He is known to many FNMI teachers as the narrator of the critically acclaimed documentary, 8th Fire.

Mr. Kinew also provided the introduction to OSSTF’s Common Threads teacher resource, Full Circle: First Nations, Metis, Inuit Ways of Knowing. He is being featured as this year’s Kevin Manion Memorial Lecture Series guest speaker.

Video: Wab Kinew, 500 Years in 2 Minutes http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xmYu-Wppp3c

For more information, please contact:
Kerry Donnell, Communications Officer, 613-966-1170 or 1 800 267-4350, extension 2354, kdonnell@hpedsb.on.ca

Last updated: May 1, 2014 at 8:25 am