Traditional Graduation PowWow
The 25th Annual Traditional Graduation Powwow
The 2014 Traditional Graduation PowWow is for February, May and October Graduates.
WHERE: The University of Manitoba, Investors Group Athletic Centre
WHEN: Saturday, May 3, 2014
Pipe Ceremony -- 10:00 am
Grand Entry -- 12:00 pm and 7:00 pm
Feast -- 5:00 pm
The Migizii Award is to acknowledge a university staff member who went above and beyond for you and/or other Aboriginal students on campus. Has someone helped you on your academic journey and you would like to have them honoured at the Traditional Graduation Powwow? This award is available to all staff members of the University of Manitoba, both Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal who made a difference. Fill out the nomination form here. Deadline for nominations is April 25, 2014.
This Information sheet is provided to answer some questions you might have regarding your role in the Grand Entry and throughout the day. If you have any other questions not covered on this sheet, please ask any Traditional Graduation Committee member, and we will do our best to help you.
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* Powwow events may not follow strict time lines, as there may be certain ceremonies, such as retrieving dropped eagle feathers or the sounding of eagle whistles that will take precedence over time schedules. We request your understanding and respect in the event the agenda is somewhat delayed.
114 Sidney Smith St.
University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2 Canada
Phone: 204-474-8850 Fax: 204-275-3142