Being a Golden Hawk means more than just cheering on our (really good) varsity teams – it means being a student who cares about your community, who works hard in the classroom, and who takes advantage of all the learning opportunities that can happen outside the classroom, too.
WATERLOO – Recently, the federal government announced that Canada will launch the first phase of the inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women. The federal government has also committed to implementing the United Nations (UN) Declaration on Rights of Indigenous Peoples.
There are several Laurier experts available to comment on these initiatives:
Kim Anderson, associate professor in Laurier’s Indigenous Studies program, is an expert on Indigenous peoples in Canada. Anderson is available to comment on how gender impacts the health and wellbeing of Indigenous families. Contact information: 519-756-8228 x5643 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Christopher Alcantara, associate professor in Laurier’s Department of Political Science, is an expert on Indigenous-settler relations in Canada. Contact information: email@example.com.
Stacey Hannem, associate professor in Laurier’s Department of Criminology, is an expert on the effects of crime on the lives of marginalized and vulnerable persons. Hannem is passionate about contributing to the improvement of the Canadian criminal justice system. Contact information: 519-755-2053 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Kevin Crowley, Director Communications & Public Affairs Wilfrid Laurier University