Welcome to Indigenous Network McGill!

Welcome to the Indigenous Network McGill blog! You can subscribe to receive a weekly email digest of blog posts from the week by clicking on the “Subscribe to weekly email digest” link in the right sidebar (you can easily unsubscribe at any point in the future via a link at the bottom of the email digest).

As described on our About page, Indigenous Network McGill is a blog designed to be a centralized source for news, events, and information relevant to Indigeneity and the Indigenous community at McGill. This blog is currently supported by the Indigenous Studies and Community Engagement Initiative (ISCEI), and is always looking for contributions and regular contributors. Examples of the kind of contributions we would love to see from you include:

  • good news from Indigenous faculty, staff, and students (projects, grants, publications, presentations, awards, media)
  • news about upcoming events related to Indigenous topics or Indigenous studies, or designed for the Indigenous community at McGill
  • reports about successful events or projects
  • information about opportunities (funding opportunities, positions)

Please contact indigenousnetwork@mcgill.ca to submit a blog post or an idea for a post, or if you’d like to be involved!

Welcome Vanessa Racine!

We are very pleased to welcome Vanessa Racine as the new full-time administrative coordinator for the Mellon-funded Indigenous Studies and Community Engagement Initiative!

Vanessa is Anishinaabe from Beaverhouse FN and is currently finishing her BA in Linguistics and Indigenous Studies at McGill. She focuses her research on Indigenous language visibility, as well as language learning through alternative media. In addition, she focuses on community building and has been involved with Indigenous initiatives on campus. You can learn more about the initiatives she will be working to support on the ISCEI page here: https://www.mcgill.ca/iscei/our-intiatives

Welcome to McGill’s Indigenous Network Blog!

The aim of this blog is to connect the various initiatives, students and faculty from across campus in order to share useful information regarding news, events, opportunities and any other content relevant to the Indigenous community. We are look for collaborators to help us populate this blog on a regular basis, so if you are a member of the McGill community and interested in contributing, please reach out to iscei@mcgill.ca if you are interested!

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