Grand Chief Arlen Dumas
October 4, 2017
UMNATV Fall 2017 Colloquium
11:30 am - 12:30 pm, 307 Tier Building
Grand Chief Dumas is the newly elected Grand Chief of the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs. He was born and raised in Pukatawagan, Manitoba and was previously elected Chief of Mathias Colomb Cree Nation in 2008. He has also served in various roles with Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak, including as vice-chief. Grand Chief Dumas is widely known as an advocate for environmental and Indigenous-rights networks across the country and he has famously fought mining interests in court over extraction rights.
"Gkendaasowin, Knowledge: The Breadth of Native Studies"
Department of Native Studies Fall 2017 Colloquium Series
University of Manitoba
Wednesdays, 11:30-12:30 pm (note NEW time!)
For more information contact Dr. Niigaan Sinclair, UMNATV Colloquium Coordinator at niigaan ! sinclair | umanitoba ! ca
For more on the Department of Native Studies click here: http://umanitoba.ca/native_studies