On June 28, the Bishop’s University Pride Alliance in collaboration with the SRC, inaugurated a Pride Crosswalk located between the Student Centre and Morris House.
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K’wlipaï8ba W8banakiak wdakiw8k.
We acknowledge that the land on which Bishop’s University operates is the unceded stolen land called Ndakina of the W8banaki Nation. The Bishop’s Student’s Representative Council recognizes as settlers on this land; we are grateful for its opportunities. We currently gather, work, live, and play on this land, home to resilient Indigenous people still living. It’s critical to remember the ongoing systemic oppression First Nation, Métis, and Inuit communities still face today. We will continue to educate ourselves and the Bishop’s community about the truth of the stolen lands we reside on and how to become better allies. Beyond education, it’s our responsibility to take accountability, listen and take concrete steps for change.