Maadaadizi 2018

Lakehead University's Aboriginal Cultural & Support Services - in conjunction with Confederation College, Eabametoong First Nation, Matawa Post-Secondary Education, Northern Nishnawbe Education Council, Oshki-Pimache-O-Win; the Wenjack Education Institute, and 7 Generations Education Institute - have once again planned and organized Maadaadizi 2018, which means he/she starts a journey in the Ojibwe language.

It’s our joint post-secondary Aboriginal Student Orientation being held at Marina Park on Saturday, Sept. 8 from 2 to 7 pm. We have set aside this special day to welcome post-secondary Aboriginal students and their families to their respective institutions and to the City of Thunder Bay.

Niigaan Sinclair will be the Keynote Speaker and the day will include a musical performance by
Shibastik. Information booths by various organizations will be set-up, children’s activities, prizes and refreshments will be available.

This event is free and everyone is welcome to attend. We hope to see you there, rain or shine!