Office of Aboriginal Initiatives
WATERLOO: Rick Hill (Part of the Elder's Teachings Series)
at the ASC
Date: Oct 9/13
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Location: Aboriginal Student Centre, 187 Albert Street
This Month’s Topic:
Using the anniversary of the Two Row Wampum to discuss how we navigate our lives between the ship and the canoe; between the community and the academy; between our ancestries and the future generations.
Rick Hill is coordinator of Deyohahá:ge: Indigenous Knowledge Centre at Six Nations Polytechnic, Ohsweken, Six Nations of the Grand River. He was a lecturer in Indigenous Studies at McMaster University and the State University of New York at Buffalo, and former Assistant Director for Public Programs at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of the American Indian, Washington, D.C. As an accomplished artist, researcher, and writer Mr. Hill has become an essential resource for numerous organizations involved in programming activities for the bicentenary of the War of 1812, including HDTV, PBS, Parks Canada, and the History Channel.
Contact: Melissa Ireland
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