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Every Child Matters Poem

The child was like a wild flowerThey crushed her in a millCalled Residential School.They didn’t know,When they crushed her so,Her essence was a jewel. The child was like a robinStolen from the nestStolen from under a mother’s wing.They didn’t know,When they stole his soulThat one day he would sing. The child was like a seed,They […]

Toronto Mayor John Tory apologizes to Métis people for city’s role in 1885 Northwest Resistance

Apology for historic injustices against Métis People issued by Toronto Mayor John Tory: Tansi, The City of Toronto is committed to advancing truth, justice and reconciliation with First Nations, Inuit and Métis Peoples. Canada has learned from the findings of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission and the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women […]

Our website is live!

We’re thrilled to launch our new website. Huge thanks to all of our TYRMC citizens who have contributed content for our site and the many of you who participated in our site consultations to contribute ideas on what you’d like to see in this space. We hope you’ll take a little time to tour the […]

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The Research Assistant with Toronto Metropolitan University

Position Title Research Assistant Department Department ofGeography and Planning Hours per week*   *Not required for the research opportunity* 10 hours per week Deadline to apply Monday, Feb 6th, 12 noon Department: Department ofGeography and Planning Position supervisor: Dr. Harald Bauder Contract length: 3 months with possibility of extension, based on project progress Hours of […]

Manager, Indigenous Events and Special Projects

About Toronto Metropolitan At the intersection of mind and action, Toronto Metropolitan University is on a transformative path to become Canada’s leading comprehensive innovation university. Integral to this path is the placement of equity, diversity and inclusion as fundamental to our institutional culture. Our current academic plan outlines each as core values and we work to embed […]

Heritage York Curatorial Assistant (Indigenous)

Heritage York, a heritage society with registered charity status, manages and programmes Lambton House, a designated heritage site, and former stagecoach stop and hotel, located on Old Dundas Street by the lower Humber River in Toronto. Website: Address: Lambton House, 4066 Old Dundas Street, York (Toronto), ON M6S 2R Description: The Curatorial Assistant (Indigenous) will […]

Métis Women’s Leadership Program Candidates

Les Femmes Michif Otipemisiwak is looking for young, adult Métis women from across the Motherland, 18 to 30 years old, who are interested in becoming our trained Métis leaders of tomorrow. Reach for the Sky is an 18-week 30 hours/week leadership training program that provides on-the-land cultural teachings, online academic instruction and job-shadow mentorship positions. […]

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