Western University’s Indigenous Services, Indigenous Health and Wellbeing Initiative (IHWI), and the Faculty of Education proudly present
Indigeneity in Postsecondary Education
Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Community Room (1139)
Faculty of Education
Light refreshments will be served
RSVP by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday, October 6, 2014
FREE parking is provided
Michelle Pidgeon is an Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Education at Simon Fraser University. She is a higher education scholar whose research focuses on Indigeneity and post-secondary education. In particular, she is interested in what makes colleges and universities more successful places for Indigenous peoples. In her work she also explores the intersections between student affairs and services and Indigenous student success (e.g., student experience; recruitment and retention). Throughout her scholarship is a passion for expanding understanding of Indigenous research processes and ethical protocols in various research contexts. Michelle teaches in the areas of Educational leadership at the graduate level and also a variety of undergraduate education courses.