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REF NO.: 198

SUBJECT: Distinguished aboriginal educator to deliver Henrietta Harvey Lecture at Memorial University

DATE: Feb. 10

One of the foremost aboriginal educators in the country, Dr. Verna Kirkness, will deliver the Henrietta Harvey Lecture at Memorial University on Thursday, March 3. Her lecture, titled Aboriginal Research Discourse: Giving Voice to our Ancestors, will examine the recent trend towards post-secondary education for Canada’s Aboriginal Peoples. The lecture will start at 7 p.m. in room A-1043 of the Arts and Administration Building.

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