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Indigenous Symposium: Advancing Human Rights Through Sport

12:30PM to 4:30PM May 4, 2018
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Sneq'wa e'lun (Blue Heron House), Royal Roads University
Sneq'wa e'lun (Blue Heron House)

Royal Roads is hosting an afternoon symposium to identify the people, events and milestone that have shaped human rights through sport with respect to Indigenous people.

The symposium is part of a larger project funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) led by Assoc. Prof. Angela Schneider, primary investigator from Western University’s School of Kinesiology. The event is organized in cooperation with Asma-na-hi Antoine, Royal Roads Manager of Indigenous Education and Student Services and Royal Roads School of Communication and Culture Prof. Jennifer Walinga.

The symposium will take place at the Sneq’wa e’lun (Blue Heron House) at Royal Roads University, 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Friday, May 4. It is free and open to the public and will also be streamed live via bluejeans.