Anishinabek News- October 10, 2018

Mary Wabano, the Director of The First People’s Centre at Canadore College and Associate Dean Indigenous Studies, shared her story during an Orange Shirt Day gathering in the main foyer of Canadore College Friday, September 28.


Cultural gathering at Nathan Phillips Square offers chance to learn about residential schools

CBC News – October 9, 2018

A three-day cultural gathering to honour residential school survivors and their families began Tuesday at Nathan Phillips Square outside Toronto City Hall.


Orange Shirt Day rallies show support for IRS survivors, descendants

Sioux Bullentin – October 9, 2018

Over 50 people came out to join the Mayor’s Truth and Reconciliation Committee for their Orange Shirt Day walk to commemorate Indian Residential School (IRS) survivors and descendants.


New training program aims to tackle housing crisis in northern First Nations

CBC News – October 9, 2018

An innovative new training program aims to address the housing crisis in remote First Nations by using materials and residents who are already in the communities.


Toronto celebrates Indigenous legacies of resiliency and vitality

Anishinabek News- October 6, 2018

The Indian Residential School Survivors (IRSS) Legacy Celebration, the first of its kind in Canada, will create common ground from October 9 through October 11 for Indigenous and non-Indigenous people to honour residential school survivors and their families by sharing in this memorable event.