Indigenous Issues - Language Revitalization

Friday, March 3, 2023 | 12:00 - 1:00PM ET
Virtual


ABOUT OUR SPEAKER

Rebecca Jamieson, Tuscarora, Six Nations of the Grand River Territory
Rebecca Jamieson serves as the Chair of the Indigenous Institutes Consortium. Rebecca is the President-CEO of Six Nations Polytechnic (SNP), a centre of excellence for Indigenous, specifically Haudenosaunee, community-based learning life-long learning offering literacy, trades training, high school, college, and university level programs. Rebecca’s contributions in Indigenous education include: Distinguished Fellow, Mohawk College (2015); Order of Ontario (2008); Order of Canada (2018); Six Nations Community Treasure (2018); Honorary Doctorates from the University of Western Ontario (2015), and Laurier University (2017).

Rebecca holds a BA (psychology and philosophy) from Wilfrid Laurier University and a Master of Education from the University of Toronto. Rebecca is a member of the Ontario College of Teachers and holds Supervisory Officers Qualifications. She is trained in mediation and alternative dispute resolution and is a Graduate of the Carver Institute, Policy Governance.