Indigenous Speaker Series

Voices of Resilience

Indigenous Student Services invites all Mohawk College students, staff, faculty and community to join us for an inspiring and impactful speaking engagement featuring two members of the Survivors Secretariat, Diane Hill and Darlene Laforme. Diane and Darlene will share personal stories, reflections, and thoughts on the significance of the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation.

Wednesday, September 27, 2023
11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Fennell Campus, C125

The annual National Day for Truth and Reconciliation formally known as Orange Shirt Day opens the door to conversations on all aspects of Residential Schools and the legacy they have left behind. On September 30, wear orange in support of bringing awareness to residential schools, their legacy, and Survivors.

For more information on Orange Shirt Day, visit:
For more information on this event, contact:
Abbey Daniel, Indigenous Awareness Programmer

Please indicate which of the following applies to you:
Do you identify as First Nations, Metis or Inuit?