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Cheyenne Ozînjâ θîhâ: Stoney Nakoda’s next generation of artists, leaders and change makers

Cheyenne Ozînjâ θîhâ: Stoney Nakoda’s next generation of artists, leaders and change makers

“I’m a pretty badass person because I went through a lot and I have a lot of stories to share and a lot of obstacles I had to overcome and still trying to get over.”
Blue Quills getting ready to host international conference

Blue Quills getting ready to host international conference

Everyone is welcomed to register and take part in the World Indigenous Nations Higher Education Consortium (WINHEC) and World Indigenous Research Education Conference (WIREC)
Black Diamond fashion designer embraces Métis heritage

Black Diamond fashion designer embraces Métis heritage

Risa Atkinson is reviving her family heritage in a competition that celebrates the Métis people.
Thomas Snow: Stoney Nakoda’s next generation of artists, leaders and change makers

Thomas Snow: Stoney Nakoda’s next generation of artists, leaders and change makers

“Everything I say, everything I do, everything that I am, it comes from my community and it comes from my family. Any inspiration I have, it’s the community.”
Project Tichachan fostering food security and community connections

Project Tichachan fostering food security and community connections

“It’s super easy. You feed the chickens, you clean up their pen, you show them love, you show the kids how to care for them and they’re happy."
Lita Crawler: Stoney Nakoda’s next generation of artists, leaders and change makers

Lita Crawler: Stoney Nakoda’s next generation of artists, leaders and change makers

“It is challenging, but once you’ve overcome it, you feel proud about yourself. If I don’t ride because I was scared, it bugs me.”
Justice Cheryl Arcand-Kootenay hopes to make a difference on Edmonton's Court of Queen's Bench

Justice Cheryl Arcand-Kootenay hopes to make a difference on Edmonton's Court of Queen's Bench

"I'm hoping that when people come into the courtroom and see an Indigenous judge, they don't feel like an outsider."
Indigenous artists selling goods at online market

Indigenous artists selling goods at online market

"I feel like having a full-time Indigenous arts presence has made a big impact for the Indigenous arts community."
Town hosting National Indigenous People’s Day events June 21

Town hosting National Indigenous People’s Day events June 21

Several displays performances in town and online
Jarret Twoyoungmen: Stoney Nakoda’s next generation of artists, leaders and change makers

Jarret Twoyoungmen: Stoney Nakoda’s next generation of artists, leaders and change makers

“We’ve actually been getting disrespected so many times from the non-Native people and we want respect. That’s how we want it actually with our films, our arts, and with our music.”