About the Symposium

The symposium is an event that brings together Indigenous women, their families and allied scholars to celebrate the voices, experiences, and lives of Indigenous women.

This Year's Theme

Dibaabiishkoodooying gaa-bi-zhiwebak     

waa-ni- zhiwebak. Megwa yaa'ing bekish. Mokwendimongidowaa geyaabi 

waa-bi-ndaaadizijig: Articulating Indigenous Identities across the Seven Generations

2018 Highlights

The Symposium will feature keynotes by Anishinaabe scholar Robin Wall Kimmerer and Poet Laureate Rebecca Thomas as well as various workshops and presentations, Indigenous foods, and land based learning opportunities over the two days.

Call for Presenters is Now Complete.

Thank you for your interest in presenting at the symposium. Please keep us in mind for next year!

Breakout Sessions

Gchi-Miigwech for the Breakout Suggestions

After you have registered for the symposium, please follow the link below to sign up for one of six breakout sessions happening on Saturday Afternoon!


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Indigenous Women's Symposium

705-748-1011 ext. 7904