Confederation College, in conjunction with Lakehead University, Eabametoong First Nation, Matawa Post-Secondary Education, Northern Nishnawbe Education Council, Oshki-Pimache-O-Win; the Wenjack Education Institute, and 7 Generations Education Institute have again planned and organized Maadaadizi 2018 which means he/she starts a journey in the Ojibwe language. It’s our joint post-secondary Aboriginal Student Orientation being held at Marina Park on Saturday, September 8, 2018 from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
We have set aside this special day to welcome post-secondary Aboriginal students and their families to their respective institutions and to the City of Thunder Bay.
Niigaan Sinclair is our Keynote Speaker and the day will include a musical performance by Shibastik. Information booths by various organizations will be set-up, children’s activities, prizes and refreshments will be available.
This event is free and everyone is welcome to attend. We hope to see you there, rain or shine!