Luther College at the University of Regina will be hosting its fifth
iteration of Project of Heart starting Wednesday, January 22, 2020.
Created by University of Regina graduate Sylvia Smith, this nine-week program is inclusive to all community members and open to all ages. Project of Heart facilitates a safe space for reciprocal learning about the residential school system in Canada. The children and families who were and still are affected by this piece of our colonial history are commemorated using an artistic approach. This program aligns with the goals of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.
This year, the program will feature publications from the Regina Indian Industrial School Commemoration Association including Douglas Stewart’s recent publication, The Regina Indian Industrial School (1891-1910): Historical Overview and Chronological Narrative, and a film by Janine Windolph and Trudy Stewart entitled RIIS from Amnesia. For more information about Project of Heart, go to www.projectofheart.ca
This is an excellent project for professors who are looking for
community-engaged opportunities for their students.
Classes run between January 22 – March 25, 2020 and will be held every Wednesday evening with the exception of February, 19, 2020. Attendance at all classes is requested.
Time: 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Location: Luther College at the University of Regina, Room 207
– January 22, 29
– February 5, 12, 26
– March 4, 11, 18, 25
Registration for this workshop is limited, and attendance will be taken at the beginning of every class. If you realize that you are no longer able to participate in this class after registering, please email Maysa Haque at firstname.lastname@example.org so that another student on the wait-list can take your place. If you miss the first class, or more than two classes without notice, your spot may be given to the next person on the wait-list.
Washrooms and Accessibility:
Luther College has two gender neutral washrooms on the first floor,
located across from the Financial & Residence Services Office. Two
fully-accessible, gender neutral washrooms are also located on the first floor in the hallway across from the Luther Library. The elevator to the second floor is located on the east side of Luther in the residence lounge on the first floor. For a map of Luther College, click here. ( https://www.luthercollege.edu/public/images/LC_maps.pdf)
The University offers complimentary parking in all ‘M’ and ‘Z’ lots, as
well as meters, on weekdays between 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 a.m., weekends, and statutory holidays. Accessible stalls/meters and “30 minute parking only” areas are in effect at all times. For more information, click here.
Space is limited and registration is required. Click here to register
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Questions/Help with Registration:
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Michelle Clark (U’04)
Manager of Alumni Relations, Development & Communications
Co-editor, The Luther Story
Luther College at the University of Regina
3737 Wascana Parkway, Regina, SK S4S 0A2