Orange shirt with words Every Child Matters

Orange Shirt Day: Every child matters

Sep. 30 commemorates Phyllis's story of having her new orange shirt taken away on her first day at residential school. This day is an annual reminder to continue the discussion of the residential school system. Find out more about Orange Shirt Day.

30th September 2019
Corn husk doll

Corn husk doll teaching

Join Patricia Chrisjohn on Sep. 26, 12:30 – 2 p.m. to learn the story of the corn husk doll and how to make your own. Space is limited, please email kelsey.melanson [at] to register.

26th September 2019
Student meeting with Andrew Wesley, Indigenous Elder

Indigenous Mentorship Day

An initiative on Sep. 25 to match aspiring and motivated Indigenous people with mentors across the University. Want to participate? Have questions? Contact Yarlesha Anantharajah at yarlesha.anantharajah [at]

25th September 2019
FNH lobby

Tranquil Tuesdays at FNH

Drop by First Nations House and relax with a FREE massage on Sep. 24, Oct. 22, Nov. 26 & Dec. 17 from 1 – 5 p.m. Student therapists from Oxford College will be available for 20-30 min. massages. Sign up at reception the same day starting at 12 p.m.

24th September 2019