Media Releases

National Aboriginal Day

June 21, 2016

The fol­low­ing is a list of Uni­ver­si­ty of Toron­to experts who can com­ment on nation­al Abo­rig­i­nal Day.

Charles Pas­cal, Pro­fes­sor at Ontario Insti­tute for Stud­ies in Edu­ca­tion
Exper­tise: Why Nation­al Abo­rig­i­nal Day should be a statu­to­ry hol­i­day
Tel: (416) 716‑7245
*Please see his OISE blog

Kent Roach, Pro­fes­sor of Law
Exper­tise:  His­to­ry of Indige­nous law, Truth and Rec­on­cil­i­a­tion
Tel: (416)-946‑5645
Email: (Avail­able for Print Media Inter­views due to sched­ul­ing)

Dou­glas Sander­son, Asso­ciate Pro­fes­sor at the Fac­ul­ty of Law
Exper­tise: Abo­rig­i­nal Law
Tel: (416) 946‑5770

Suzanne Stew­art,  Asso­ciate Pro­fes­sor of Indige­nous heal­ing in Coun­sel­ing Psy­chol­o­gy at OISE
Exper­tise: Indige­nous com­mu­ni­ty issues, men­tal health aware­ness
Tel: (416) 828‑4715