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Truth, Healing and Change in Dawnland

February 27 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

| Free

Wabanaki and Maine communities collaborated on a precedent-setting project — the Maine Wabanaki-State Child Welfare Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC). Why was the commission necessary? What can this initiative teach us? What might be the impact on current issues in the relationship between Maine and Wabanaki people? Barbara Kates of Maine-Wabanaki REACH will speak and lead discussion.

Maine-Wabanaki REACH is a cross-cultural organization working in support of Wabanaki self-determination. REACH initiated and supported the TRC process, and continues work on the TRC recommendations.

Refreshments will be served.

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Details

Date:
February 27
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Hill Auditorium, Engineering Science Research Building
University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469-5708 United States