U of A launches Indigenous-led strategic plan

The University of Alberta Indigenous Strategic Plan provides a framework to guide and measure the university’s efforts to respond to the calls to action in the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada’s Final Report. (Photo: Richard Siemens; beadwork by Tara Kappo)

Plan ensures Indigenous identities, languages, cultures and worldviews are reflected at the U of A

Earning a law degree fulfils grad’s lifelong dream

For Anita Cardinal-Stewart, graduating with a law degree is a milestone in her lifelong journey of advocacy and activism for Indigenous peoples in Canada. (Photo: John Ulan)

Assisting landmark Indigenous cases, Anita Cardinal-Stewart graduates with even stronger passion

Indigenous Language Club fosters connections to culture and history

Danni Okemaw is a student facilitator of the Indigenous Language Club, where U of A students help each other learn Cree, Ojibwe, Anishinaabe and more. “I want everyone to be proud of where they are in the process, whether they’re learning their first word or are almost fluent.” (Photo: John Ulan)

Indigenous students engage in the spirit of kinship, learn ancestral languages and enrich lives