Wednesday, October 4, 2017 | UBC Robson Square
Dr. Blye Frank, Dean, Faculty of Education, University of British Columbia, hosts the second annual FRANKLY SPEAKING event on October 4, 2017. In the spirit of ideas worth advancing, the theme will be Indigenous Education.
The Right Honourable Paul Martin will introduce the Martin Aboriginal Education Initiative (MAEI), a charitable organization created by his family to improve educational outcomes among Aboriginal youth through innovation and collaboration.
FRANKLY SPEAKING provides alumni and friends of UBC’s Faculty of Education with the opportunity to hear from prominent speakers on featured topics relevant to the field of education.
Host / Moderator
Dr. Blye Frank
Professor and Dean, Faculty of Education, UBC
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Registration 5:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Program 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Reception 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
UBC Robson Square
800 Robson Street
Vancouver, BC – [map]
A small promotional item will be available to all audience members.
Space is limited and advance registration is required.
RSVP by Wednesday, September 27, 2017.
The Right Honourable Paul Martin will be in conversation with leading Indigenous educators,
Dr. Jo-ann Archibald and Dr. Verna Kirkness.
The Right Honourable
Dr. Jo-ann Archibald
Professor Emerita and Former Associate Dean, Indigenous Education, Faculty of Education, UBC
Verna J. Kirkness, LL.D.
Associate Professor Emerita, UBC; Past Director UBC First Nations House of Learning
Read more information regarding last year’s Frankly Speaking program on Mental Health Literacy.
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