Indigenous Week 2023

Indigenous Week
Monday, February 27, 2023  - Friday, March 3, 2023
Hosted annually by the Office of Indigenous Initiatives this week-long event centres Indigenous voices, histories and knowledge and welcomes students, staff, faculty and community members to engage in a week of workshops, talks, film screenings and land-based activities led by Indigenous knowledge holders, Elders, scholars, artists and film makers.

Giving Tuesday

Tuesday, November 28, 2023
This year we are encouraging our Nipissing community to support our students through the Student Support Fund. Your generosity will have a meaningful and lasting impact on our students.

Empowering Voices

Thursday, November 30, 2023 , 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Join us for an inspiring speaker panel event that brings people and knowledge together to raise awareness about gender-based violence in Indigenous communities. With the aim to educate and empower, the event will showcase knowledge and experiences from Indigenous students and community members.

'Trick or Treaty?' Film Screening

Friday, October 27, 2023 , 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Covering a vast swath of northern Ontario, Treaty No. 9 reflects the often contradictory interpretations of treaties between First Nations and the Crown. To the Canadian government, this treaty represents a surrendering of Indigenous sovereignty, while the descendants of the Cree signatories contend its original purpose to share the land and its resources has been misunderstood and not upheld.

The Nipissing University Alumni Advisory Board (NUAAB) is pleased to honour five exceptional individuals with Alumni Awards.

Learn more about the winners