ABOUT THIS EVENT
Open to BCIT employees but space is limited.
Please RSVP below.
Join Diversity Circles and special guests for this community event.
- 11:30am / Doors open
- 11:40am / Indigenous Traditional Blessing & Lunch Served
- Noon / Formal program including…
- Welcoming: BCIT Indigenous Services Elder & Local Leadership
- Words of Welcome: Kathy Kinloch (BCIT President), MLA Janet Routledge (Burnaby-North), Kenzie Woodbridge (FSA Vice President)
- Indigenous Education & Community (Adina William, UBC Student and Aaron ‘Splash’ Nelson-Moody, Langara)
- Special Presentation: The Meaning of Gifts (Mary Roberts, BCIT Elder; Jane John & Elsie Joseph, Dakelh artists; Aaron ‘Splash’ Nelson-Moody, Coast Salish artist; Diversity Circles 8×8 participants)
- Round table sharing
- Closing song
- 1:30-2:30pm / Participatory space: Visit information tables and talk with colleagues, artists, and guests!
ASL interpretation and lunch provided. The event will be live streamed on bcit.ca/live.