2017 Frankly Speaking

Indigenous Education – Cancelled

Dr. Blye Frank, Dean, Faculty of Education, University of British Columbia, wishes to inform you that the Frankly Speaking event, scheduled for Wednesday, October 4, 2017 is cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances.

The Right Honourable Paul Martin is unable to join us and he expresses his deep regret for the last minute cancellation, which was unfortunately beyond his and our control.

We would like to apologize for the cancellation and any inconvenience this has caused. We intend to continue to provide alumni and friends of the UBC Faculty of Education with the opportunity to hear from prominent speakers on featured topics relevant to the field of education.

We appreciate your understanding and look forward to hosting you at future events.


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.

Featured Speakers

The Right Honourable Paul Martin

The Right Honourable
Paul Martin

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Dr. Jo-ann Archibald, Professor Emerita and Former Associate Dean, Indigenous Education, Faculty of Education, UBC

Dr. Jo-ann Archibald

Professor Emerita and Former Associate Dean, Indigenous Education, Faculty of Education, UBC

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Verna J. Kirkness, LL.D., Associate Professor Emerita, UBC; Past Director UBC First Nations House of Learning

Verna J. Kirkness, LL.D.

Associate Professor Emerita, UBC; Past Director UBC First Nations House of Learning

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Read more information regarding last year’s Frankly Speaking program on Mental Health Literacy.

Questions? Please contact info.educ@ubc.ca or 604 822 4145.