Indigenous Commitment Ceremony

BC Matthews Hall Green
Thursday, Sep 22, 2022 at 7:00 AM EDT 
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Event Details

On September 22, 2022, the Indigenous peoples of the University of Waterloo will ask Vivek Goel, President and vice-chancellor for a full commitment to reconciliation, Indigenization, and decolonization at the institution.
The ceremony will commence with a Sunrise Ceremony starting at 7:00 a.m. at the Ceremonial Fire Grounds at United College. At 10:30 a.m. there will be a Cedar Circle, which will immediately be followed by a Pipe Ceremony and a traditional feast on the B.C. Matthews Hall (BMH) Green

Registration is required.
The entire University community is welcome to attend and observe all of the ceremonies.


BC Matthews Hall Green
20908 Ring Road Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1 CA


Indigenous Commitment Ceremony

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