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Aug. 30 – Blanket exercise with Residence Life staff.

Sept. 15 – Blanket exercise with President's Council. 

Sept. 25 – President's Speakers Series, Indigenous Immemorial: Our Worlds post #Canada150, Dr. Niigaan Sinclair, faculty member in the Native Studies Department at the University of Manitoba

Sept. 27 – Canada Council Reading with Patti LaBoucane-Benson and Kelly Mellings, author and illustrator of award-winning graphic novel The Outside Circle (4:30 p.m., Owens Art Gallery)

Ron Joyce Presents speaker, award-winning educator, singer-songwriter, and Mount Allison alumnus Dr. Rick Colbourne ('84), Playing it Unsafe: How Risk-Taking Leads to Career Success (7 p.m., Crabtree Auditorium)

Sept. 29 –  Mansbridge Summit on Indigenous Action (all day, Purdy Crawford Centre for the Arts)

Oct. 14-15 Welta'q Project — music care therapy and training course (8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Manning Room, Chapel basement)

Nov. 20 –  President's Speakers Series, Ian Campeau, founding member of A Tribe Called Red, DJ, and feminist (7 p.m., Convocation Hall)

Nov. 22 – President's Speakers Series, National Chief Perry Bellegarde, Assembly of First Nations (7 p.m., Convocation Hall)

Jan. 16 President's Speakers Series, Albert Marshall, Elder of the Mi'kmaw Nation (7 p.m., Crabtree Auditorium)

Jan. 23 –  President's Speakers Series, Roberta Jamieson, President and CEO, Indspire (7 p.m., Brunton Auditorium)

Jan. 25 President's Speakers Series, Naiomi Metallic, Chancellor’s Chair in Aboriginal Law and Policy, Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University (7 p.m., Brunton Auditorium)