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kihêw waciston Indigenous Centre fonds
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- Textual record
- Photographic material
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- kihêw waciston Indigenous Centre
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49 cm of textual records. -- 9 optical discs. -- 6 colour photographs.
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Formerly known as the Aboriginal Education Centre located at City Centre Campus (room 7-131) and South Campus, kihêw waciston, which means eagle’s nest in Cree, received its name on August 23, 2016 in a traditional ceremony. On November 7, 2019, the centre officially opened in the Robbins Centre in the space formerly known as Paul Byrne Hall (9-115). The new enhanced space was created to support a wide range of support services and educational opportunities for MacEwan students and the community, and was designed to facilitate Indigenous teachings, reflect Indigenous perspectives on wellness, and to foster a sense of community.
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Fonds consists of administration records of kihêw waciston, issues of Tipi Talk newsletter, and ca. 650 photographs of events including Aboriginal Cultural Day and round dance (2015).
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Records may be subject to Alberta’s Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.
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Canadian Rules for Archival Description (RAD), 2008 edition.
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Created by KB - December 2, 2020.
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