Strathcona Centre Speaker Series
Invited speakers present their research and knowledge to our members the third Thursday of every month. The presentations take place in the archaeology lab (Room 7-333) of the Grant MacEwan downtown campus at 7:00 pm.
September 15: Laura Golebiowski (Alberta Culture and Tourism). Reconciling Heritage: Learning and Unlearning Approaches to Cultural Resource.
October 20: Elder Jerry Saddleback (Samson Cree Nation; Maskwacis Cultural College). Maskwacis Experience of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.
November 17: Kisha Supernant (University of Alberta). Archaeology and the TRC: The Relationship between community-based indigenous archaeology,
Cultural Heritage, and Reconciliation.
December 15: Darryel Sowan (Swan River First Nation). Excavations and Pikopayiw Mohkoman (Broken Knife) Site; Archaeology By and For Swan River First
January 19: Caroline Hudecek-Cuffe and Aaron Wilson (Alberta Culture and Tourism), Ron Lameman (Confederacy of Treaty 6 First Nations), Pam Mayne-Correia (University of Alberta). Historic Burial Near Viking Alberta: A Story of Excavation, Ceremony and Community.
February 16: Bruce Cutknife (Samson Cree Nation). Residential School History.
March 16: Madeline Coleman (Tree Time Services), Amandah van Merlin (Royal Alberta Museum), and Alexandra Burchill - SAS 2016 Summer Review.
April 20: Haeden Stewart (University of Chicago). The 2016 Mill Creek Excavations: Early 20th Century Archaeology in Edmonton.