MAP Workshop -- March 5, 2020


Topic: Reconciliation – A Continued Conversation

Speaker: Kevin Chief

Date:  Thursday, March 5th, 2020

Time:  1:30 – 3:30 pm (registration from 1 – 1:30pm)

Location  – University of Manitoba - 133 Frank Kennedy Centre

Free for members; $25 for non-members.  Please click on link above for registration information.

Registration Deadline:  March 2, 2020

Workshop Description:

As Academic Advisors how can we support Indigenous students?  If you did not attend Kevin’s breakout session (after his keynote) this is okay as he will introduce the topic again and then continue the conversation – guiding us with some questions that allow us to share our experiences and ask questions in a comfortable setting.

Speaker Bio:

Kevin is Senior Advisor for Indigenous Relations with the Office of Inclusion at the Bank of Montreal, Mentor in Residence with Seven Oaks School Division, and Partnership Development Lead with the Centre for Aboriginal Human Resource Development.  

Born and raised in Winnipeg’s North End, he has considerable public sector and community experience. He was Vice President at the Business Council of Manitoba, spent six years as a member of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, representing Point Douglas, and previously worked in the field of education, training and employment of youth.

Kevin and his wife Melanie have three young sons: Hayden, Kellan, and Daxton.  He is also known as a high steppin’ square dancer as part of the Norman Chief Memorial Dancers.

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