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Honouring Indigenous Knowledges: Seven Sacred Teachings with Elton Beardy

April 3 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Speaker Bio:

Elton Beardy is Anishinini from Kitchenuhumaykoosib Inninuwug. Working within St. Joseph’s Care Group as a Cultural Practitioner, he provides cultural services dedicated to holistic healing as part of the N’doo’owe Binesi Traditional Healing Program. His practice is deeply rooted in his people’s traditional spirituality, which he shares with clients and fellow staff in both clinical and non-clinical settings. As an apprentice of grief, the teachings he has been given inform his approach to palliative care, and his understanding of death and dying as a sacred journey.

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Lakehead University respectfully acknowledges its campuses are located on the traditional lands of Indigenous people. Lakehead Thunder Bay is located on the traditional lands of the Fort William First Nation, Signatory to the Robinson Superior Treaty of 1850. Lakehead University acknowledges the history that many nations hold in the areas around our campuses, and is committed to a relationship with First Nations, Métis, and Inuit based on the principles of mutual trust, respect, reciprocity, and collaboration in the spirit of reconciliation. As a Centre we are committed to working towards reconciliation and decolonizing our work and have committed as a staff to educating ourselves in these areas both personally and professionally.