Jeannette Armstrong

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Jeannette Armstrong, Ph.D., (Syilx Okanagan), a traditional Okanagan knowledge keeper who holds the Canada Research Chair in Okanagan Indigenous Knowledge and Philosophy at UBC Okanagan, is an award-winning educator, author, environmental activist, and co-founder and Executive Director of En’owkin Centre, which serves the seven reservations of the Okanagan Nation. Jeannette has been instrumental in the development of successful Nsyilxcen language revitalization programs.

http://www.enowkincentre.ca

Sessions:
Connecting Across Difference Through Indigenous Learning Practices – Friday – October 18, 2013
  
Exploring ‘Situatedness’ and Power – Saturday – October 19, 2013